Leader of Birmingham.pm [pm.org] and a CPAN author [cpan.org]. Co-organised YAPC::Europe in 2006 and the 2009 QA Hackathon, responsible for the YAPC Conference Surveys [yapc-surveys.org] and the QA Hackathon [qa-hackathon.org] websites. Also the current caretaker for the CPAN Testers websites and data stores.
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Class::Phrasebook now holds all my SQL statements and makes life alot easier. I wish I'd know about this while at QIIS, the intranet was littered with SQL all over the place. One of the reasons it needs a big evaluation of the database.
Had a quick look at Regexp::Common, and may start using that too. Though from the docs it looks like there is limited support for UK codes. Might see if I can write a patch for some of the missing items. Mind you thats always assuming I get time.
I've ended up learning quite a few modules over the last year. Thanks in part to Mark's Perl Advent Calendar. I'm slowly looking up modules Acme has mention in various talks. I keep finding lists of modules that I really ought to take a look at, from notes taken at various talks over the last couple of years. I've made some headway, but CPAN is BIIIIIG
I have finally started to take a look at Damian Conway's book on Object Orientated Programming. Though with the way my free time is going at the moment, I might finish it before Christmas. My initial observations are really good. Like his talks, Damian knows just the right way to demystify the confusing, and explain things so you end up saying "Ah right. Now why didn't anyone explain it like that before?". I promised London.pm I'd send them a review back last year. Thankfully I didn't say when I'd submit it