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Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-09-15
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Check your test coverage with Devel::Cover (blogs.perl.org) Specify the minimum Perl version for your distribution. (blogs.perl.org) CPAN Day in Oslo (blogs.perl.org) Try Travis CI with your CPAN distributions...



Template Toolkit's DEFAULT directive does not short-circuit
Template Toolkit's DEFAULT does not do short-circuit evaluation like you might think it would. If you have [% DEFAULT foo = user.calculate_foo; %] Then the results of the method call user.calculate_foo are assigned to foo, unless foo already has a true value. However, whether or not foo already has a true value, user.calculcate_foo is always...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-08-11
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Non-blocking Mojolicious apps are now easier. (blogs.perl.org) San Francisco Perl Mongers: 12 months, 50% growth (anonymoushash.vmbrasseur.com) Most perl.org services will be unavailable on Friday, July 18th,...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-07-14
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. System sleuthing: Using ptrace to print backtraces (hoelz.ro) YAPC::NA is live streaming right now (youtube.com) A productivity-enhancing Perl environment (25m video) (perltv.org) Bucardo is a database...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-06-06
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. More awesome things you missed in Perl: 82 minute talk by Paul Fenwick (perltv.org) perlmodules.net lets you track your favorite CPAN modules (blogs.perl.org) Perl 5.20 is out. Here's what you need to know:...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-05-19
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Dave Cross' book "Data Munging With Perl" now available as free download. (perlhacks.com) I broke Perl::MinimumVersion, sorry (neilb.org) Space Invaders in Perl 6 (ttjjss.wordpress.com) Test::Pretty makes your...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-05-05
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Let's delete 10,000 files from CPAN (blogs.perl.org) Fighting CPAN entropy (neilb.org) Modernizing your legacy environment (iinteractive.com) Facebook authentication with Mojolicious (Lite)...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-04-21
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. How not to encourage people to contribute their code to the community: (reddit.com) What's new on CPAN, March 2014 (perltricks.com) The 2014 edition of Modern Perl, the book, is out. (modernperlbooks.com)...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-03-31
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. lang5 is a stack-based array language that runs in Perl 5 (lang5.sourceforge.net) QA hackathon recap (dagolden.com) Another QA hackathon recap (blogs.perl.org) QA hackathon recap from @rjbs (rjbs.manxome.org) Yet...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-03-17
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Perl Foundation participating in Outreach Program For Women 2014 (news.perlfoundation.org) Declare exportable constants in a module with Const::Exporter (rrwo.tumblr.com) Blog authors: This is an excellent...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-03-03
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. MojoConf will be May 23-25, 2014 in Oslo, devoted to Mojolicious (mojoconf.org) The mid-career crisis of the Perl programmer (modernperlbooks.com) Perl 5.19.x performance improvements (blogs.perl.org) Should you...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-02-17
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Using DBIx::Class::Schema::Loader to find design flaws (blogs.perl.org) Don't forget to tip your pumpkings (blogs.perl.org) The state of Perl today, February 2014 (perl.com) Monitoring PostgreSQL sequence scans...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-02-10
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. "What is Node.JS?" Never seen anyone do anything like this for Perl. (engineyard.com) What's new on CPAN: January 2014 (perltricks.com) So glad to see curated What's New On CPAN. Tried something like it when...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-02-03
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. Fatal warnings are a ticking time-bomb. (modernperlbooks.com) Downloading age-restricted videos from YouTube (blogs.perl.org) Tracking your work time with Perl (blogs.perl.org) Installing modules from both CPAN...



Perlbuzz news roundup for 2014-01-27
These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at andy@perlbuzz.com. How to add the license field to META.yml and META.json for CPAN distributions. (perlmaven.com) Next week Chicago.PM meeting: Speeding Up Tests (meetup.com) Is Perl really short of newbies? (blogs.perl.org)...