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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Made some more headway with the WWW::UsePerl::Journal patch and additional Comment module. However, discovered that the comments are based on the thread they are in. This is fine if you want to find all the comments in a particular thread, but I also wanted to have a most_recent_comments() function, which could list the last 30 (or supplied number) comments added, much like the NewestNodes bit in PerlMonks. Unfortunately it doesn't work so well
For anyone who is interested the link to a subcomment is:
Which contains alot of info to reference the thread (
sid), the parent comment (
#21414), etc. However all I want is the comment itself, in this case
21409. There must be a method of doing it, but haven't had to time to look through the slash code yet. I think that'll be my task for next week now.