tinman spent a few years mucking around industry before going back to school for a Masters. Currently not enjoying the weather in North England..
He wrote Perl that looked suspiciously like C code in 1998, while working as an intern, and has been trying to cure that bad habit ever since.
Its called Jakarta.. Heavens, that site simply rocks.
My "not quite" new year resolution: try to figure out what some of that stuff does...(I read BCEL, Turbine and Velocity and there was this loud *swoosh* as the descriptions went right over my head
In some other random thoughts, while I was using my fave GUI versioning tool, I wondered, seems that everyone is embedding Python interpreters into their apps... first it was WinCVS, now Pegasus mail has jumped on the bandwagon too.