July 2010 Archives

Rakudo Star Install Party


I'd like to offer my place in Bernal Heights Tuesday next week from 7:30pm until whenever for a Raduko Star installation & Perl 6 lightning talks. As some of you know a significant milestone in Perl 6's release history is coming up this Thursday, http://rakudo.org/node/73 and what better way to get through an install than with local PM'ers!

For those that haven't been chez moi we have a basement, bar, projector, wifi, yard, BBQ, etc so we can eat, drink & give presentations. There's space for at least a dozen seated inside, and more outside (for those that c…

Perl-Critic in Depth


As any Perl developer will tell you, There's More Than One Way To Do It. But over time, we all learn that Some Ways Are Better Than Others.

Perl-Critic is a static source code analyzer based on Damian Conway's book Perl Best Practices. In this presentation, you'll learn how to use Perl-Critic to improve the quality and maintainability of your code. We'll cover the perlcritic command-line tool and the Test::Perl::Critic module, as well as tips for policy sele…

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