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Saturday June 14, 2003
10:12 AM

evolving - Sunday 4th May, 2003

[ #12823 ]

After a day and a bit of not doing that pesky computery stuff Istarted to filter through my notebook. Put together a small patch for perl 5.005_03 to get it building on newer systems, sent it to p5p and started to duck and cover.

Also in my book of notes was a mutating itch to come up with a portable way of describing/diffing database schemas. It turns out that's what Alzabo is, rather than just something to steal build code from.

The resulting script is pleasingly simple: