February 2014 Archives

Seeking code to find a free TCP/IP port

I know some modules search for a free port during testing, but I can't think of any specific one ATM. Any suggestions?

My CPAN release history

Thanx to Neil Bowers.

Seeking web conferencing s/w

I’m look for some of the above, /with pre-reqs for my setup/:

  • Debian
  • AMD chip (see below)
  • Can demo s/w running on my laptop

Suggestions most welcome.

Seeking 3d graphics lib for JS

My client especially wishes to display clustered stacked bar charts with and without a 3d effect, via JS.

I do realize the 'clustered stacked' and '3d' requirements are both very limiting.

AFAIK the d3 package has no 3d option, but is otherwise fascinating.

JS libs I know of are:

o JSPowered. It's a commercial product, very nice, and is called via their PHP programs. It even supports clustered stacked bar charts, making it special in that way. Currently this seems to be the only option.

Debian, MariaDB, Perl and DBD::mysql

My pain is your gain!

Debian, MariaDB, Perl and DBD::mysql

Sigh. If only it was worth it....

About Ron Savage

user-pic I try to write all code in Perl, but find I end up writing in bash, CSS, HTML, JS, and SQL, and doing database design, just to get anything done...