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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In other news, I've been fiddling with my Kwiki wiki and noticed a bit of a problem with config files. Unfortunately Brian only allowed for backup files with a ~ on the end. Here on Windows
Still having fun trying to figure out a good way to get the latest comments for WWW::UsePerl::Journal. I should really sort out the patch for the sorting and send that off soon too. But seeing as I haven't touched my laptop this week, I'm a bit behind. Does anyone know of a good way of creating a patch file on Windows? The diff app I have is a GUI, which isn't much help. A-ha! Text::Diff looks to like it'll do the trick. It's amazing what you can find on CPAN these days.
After promising myself, that I wasn't going to over stretch myself with talks at the next Birmingham.pm tech meet, aside from my now traditional YAPC::Europe debrief, I'm thinking about doing something about Cool File & Directory Modules. So far this year I have tried to highlight some great modules on CPAN and the File IO side of things is something I haven't touched on. Recently on a help forum I noticed the complete lack of knowledge of some great modules, and found people reinventing the wheel. Currently planned for the talk are: