ayrnieu's Journal http://use.perl.org/~ayrnieu/journal/ ayrnieu's use Perl Journal en-us use Perl; is Copyright 1998-2006, Chris Nandor. Stories, comments, journals, and other submissions posted on use Perl; are Copyright their respective owners. 2012-01-25T02:35:48+00:00 pudge pudge@perl.org Technology hourly 1 1970-01-01T00:00+00:00 ayrnieu's Journal http://use.perl.org/images/topics/useperl.gif http://use.perl.org/~ayrnieu/journal/ Ruby/Python comparison from a 'longtime Perl hacker' http://use.perl.org/~ayrnieu/journal/28509?from=rss <a href="http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-list/2004-January/203645.html">A comparison formed entirely out of stereotypes!</a> ayrnieu 2006-01-29T13:00:13+00:00 journal notes about LJ::Baroque, copied from paper http://use.perl.org/~ayrnieu/journal/28506?from=rss <p># I haven't actually written anything for this, yet.<br> # Well, I have -- but it's all experimental stuff.<br> # Enough to be surprised at what I <i>can't</i> do.</p><p>:-) LJ::Baroque</p><p> search engine</p><ul> <li>meme sniffer</li><li>meta-LJ chatter - refs to user, comm</li><li>generic searches<p> backup, restore</p><ul> <li>own to FS/DB</li><li>other to FS/DB</li><li>htmlify - create suck.html.tgz from customers_suck, (unreadable)</li><li>infoify - generate texinfo</li></ul><p> scanner</p><ul> <li>see entire years worth of past titles, etc</li><li>see age breakdown of comm/user's friends</li><li>see most current emotional states of comm/user's friends<ul> <li>statistically, as a graph</li><li>on happy/sad/depressed/excited grid??</li><li>get historical data, gen biorhythms</li></ul></li> <li>text reader<ul> <li>try determine gender, maturity, literacy, subversiveness, vulgarity, hentai, geek</li><li>responsiveness to pop culture - check nouns against web-avail pop-culture names</li><li>to politics</li></ul></li> <li>collate sniffed memes into master database - random facts of person</li></ul></li> <li>find comms x most interested in, find posts in other comms</li><li>troll detection</li><li>suicidal detection (needs comfort)</li></ul><p> DB</p><ul> <li>centralized, secure database with specific tarball exportion</li><li>warnings, "This action will include X's private data"</li><li>sanitization<ul> <li>emergency "remove all priavet data"</li><li>clean private data from an export</li></ul></li> <li>keep a record of all exports of privata data, for accountability</li></ul><p> LJ-level security</p><ul> <li>defcons, to intelligently and reversibly adjust journal privacy (normal:friends only:close friends only:totally private)</li><li>revert flaming, ban flamers</li><li>adjust pic security</li><li>randomize passwd, expire all cookies, backup, erase, and delete journal (FYIQ?)</li></ul><p>tags - show unified tags list, you and all friends.</p><p>Turk - build db of questions, then allow user(s) to rpaidly and mechanically (answer question:</p><p>::Search<nobr> <wbr></nobr>::Scanner<nobr> <wbr></nobr>::Backup<nobr> <wbr></nobr>::DB<br><nobr> <wbr></nobr>::Paranoid<nobr> <wbr></nobr>::Turk<nobr> <wbr></nobr>::Beynesian</p><p>LJ::Baroque::VFS<br><nobr> <wbr></nobr>/users/<nobr> <wbr></nobr>/community/<br> HOME=/users/myuser/ $HOME/pics/soweli/*</p><p>LJ::Baroque::VFS::Steganographic</p><p> LJ::Baroque::Errata</p><ul> <li>proxy that inserts JS into LJ, allowing you to make notes that attach to &lt;lj name="..."&gt; tags</li><li>notifies you of relevant ljdrama</li><li>coordinates antitroll/blacklist ?</li></ul><p>LJ::Baroque::Meme - stores memes, gives random memes, spouts random facts, recalls all data about a person, etc.</p><p>LJ::Baroque::Profane - manages 'LJ Facilities', filesends, external quiz sites, external data sites, random websites, etc.</p><p>LJ::Baroque::Alias - tiles all names of an entity into one package, shows graphs, suggests connections, etc</p> ayrnieu 2006-01-29T10:42:34+00:00 journal some discussion about abortion http://use.perl.org/~ayrnieu/journal/26925?from=rss <p>The quote in question feels like something I should find offensive -- that this page clearly wants me to find offensive, but which I actually only think somewhat stupid. Does this say anything about me? I don't get what the big deal should be.</p><p> <a href="http://mediamatters.org/items/200509280006">the link on mediamatters.org</a>.</p> ayrnieu 2005-09-29T01:51:21+00:00 journal