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pjf (2464)

pjf
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I run Perl Training Australia [perltraining.com.au].

I help with Melbourne Perl Mongers.

I spend an awful lot of time talking about Perl, and have had my picture in the Australian newspapers with a camel. That's rather scary.

Journal of pjf (2464)

Journal Entry Date
Facebook privacy - Instant personalisation and connections 2010.04.23 1:31
Ada Lovelace Day (Part 2) 2010.03.25 9:36
Ada Lovelace Day (Part 1) 2010.03.24 6:59
Kuala Lumpur, Day 0 2010.01.28 3:11
Wear Sunscreen (and other thoughts for the year ahead) 2010.01.03 1:06
Tightening up your Facebook privacy 2009.12.11 19:14
New Facebook Privacy and You 2009.12.10 5:45
Perl 5.11.1 2009.10.27 7:49
Teaching Perl in Sydney 2009.10.17 20:20
Fun with QR Codes and Perl 2009.10.08 0:13
Today I broke a world record, and got on TV 2009.09.29 10:05
Talk like a pirate day, What's new in Perl 5.10.1 2009.09.22 22:10
Rocking out at MXUG 2009.09.16 7:47
Facebook Privacy talk at BarCampMelbourne 2009.09.14 19:47
Dark Stalking on Facebook 2009.09.10 8:15
BarCampMelbourne and Social 2.0 2009.09.05 7:33
Finding conferences 2009.08.30 20:02
Perl 5.10.1 released 2009.08.24 20:42
UK and Ireland thank-yous 2009.08.16 11:44
YAPC::EU 2009 microreport 2009.08.09 3:53
Malayasia, London, Lisbon, oh my! 2009.08.02 7:24
OSCON 2010 adventures 2009.07.29 19:31
Around the world with Perl 2009.07.28 0:16
Portland Adventures II 2009.07.19 14:25
Portland Adventures 2009.07.17 18:07
Saudi Arabian Adventures, Days 6-7 2009.07.15 17:02
Saudi Arabian Adventures - Days 3-5 2009.07.08 0:33
Autodie 2.00 released 2009.07.01 0:45
Saudi Arabian Adventures - Days 1-2 2009.06.24 9:31
Dubai Adventures - Day 3 2009.06.21 12:45
Dubai Adventures - Day 2 2009.06.21 12:39
Dubai Adventures - Day 1 2009.06.20 6:27
Saudi Arabian Adventures - Day 0 2009.06.18 10:48
Dubai stopover 2009.06.11 11:58
Teaching Perl in Saudi Arabia 2009.06.08 8:34
My strange working habits 2009.05.30 6:23
StepMania Heaven 2009.05.24 0:08
autodie 1.999_01 (beta) released 2009.05.22 3:04
Perl for Geoscience 2009.05.16 9:10
The social life of a Perl trainer 2009.05.07 23:04
autodie status update 2009.05.01 2:33
KiwiFoo, StixCamp, Minifest, Sydney.pm, and more 2009.04.22 10:16
Rotorua 2009.03.17 2:23
Wellington Adventures 2009.02.10 17:35
Linux.conf.au 2009 2009.01.28 20:22
Memoirs of an OSCON rockstar, Day 5 (Closing plenary) 2008.12.06 21:58
OSDC Talk - The Art of Klingon Programming 2008.11.30 6:25
perl589delta needs your help! 2008.09.06 5:10
OSCON, Day 4 (Human Interfaces for Geeks) 2008.08.20 6:47
OSCON, Day 3 (An Illustrated History of Failure) 2008.08.17 5:16
Memoirs of an OSCON rockstar, Day 2 (People for Geeks) 2008.08.08 7:21
Memoirs of an OSCON rockstar, Day 1 (Perl Security) 2008.08.07 6:04
OSCON 2008, Day -1 (Preparation) 2008.07.31 7:46
Memoirs of an OSCON rockstar, Day -2 (Getting there) 2008.07.29 21:58
autodie 1.99 stable released - codename jarich 2008.07.21 4:48
Off to OSCON / Module releases 2008.07.18 11:57
See me talk at OSCON 2008 2008.07.13 21:51
autodie 1.11_01 "Aristotle" released - Awesome inheritance 2008.07.03 22:54
autodie release 1.10_07 - Codename ikegami 2008.06.29 2:08
Be cool and join ohloh 2008.06.23 7:05
autodie release 1.10_06 - Codename chocolateboy 2008.06.22 7:26
autodie works under Perl 5.8 2008.06.15 6:50
autodie 1.10 beta released - It's Fatal 2.0! 2008.06.12 2:58
How to put a tech talk on-line 2008.06.10 23:25
Video: autodie - a lexical Fatal for Perl 5.10 2008.06.01 5:49
I'm going to be a TV host 2008.05.26 1:20
Perl-tip: Building perl executables with PAR 2008.05.22 22:36
SweeperBot - Play MineSweeper Automatically! 2008.05.19 8:31
Rate a CPAN module today! 2008.05.15 0:32
IPC::System::Simple - Cross-platform, multi-arg backticks 2008.05.12 20:00
Beating up banks - A tale of success 2008.04.22 20:46
IPC::System::Simple 0.08 released 2008.04.12 22:50
IPC::System::Simple 0.07 released 2008.04.11 21:25
Holy web 2.0 Batman! I've been dugg! 2008.03.15 5:15
RFC: lethal - lexical exceptions for Perl 2008.03.09 8:50
Mod your own home-made dance mat 2008.03.02 5:15
BarCampMelbourne2008 summary 2008.02.23 21:01
Optimise your aircraft seat 2008.02.19 2:42
Fixing the web with greasemonkey 2008.02.05 5:27
Rusty Pong 2008.02.03 12:23
Rant: The pains of publishing talks 2008.01.29 1:23
Diving, OSDC, and Holiday in Middle Earth 2007.12.17 21:11
Intruder Alert - Tracking down a rogue connection 2007.11.21 6:39
Slidecast - Effective Procrastination with HiveMinder 2007.10.25 4:48
Melb.pm - Effective Procrastination and Net::Jaiku 2007.10.08 20:16
The camel's apostrophe 2007.09.21 22:53
Perl tips via Atom 2007.09.16 4:43
Twitter 2007.09.13 0:02
IPC::System::Simple v0.06 2007.09.06 3:24
Stepmania and Transport Tycoon 2007.09.05 3:01
Smack down an Australian spammer/telemarketer today! 2007.08.31 1:47
Sydney Perl Mongers - This Tuesday 2007.08.26 21:39
svchost and nvsvc32 2007.08.24 22:38
use.perl.org technorati and digg enabler 2007.08.23 3:40
OSDC Keynote; dopplr and flickr updates 2007.08.22 20:30
Building a stepmania machine 2007.08.20 3:39
pjf.id.au ATOM enabled 2007.08.12 20:09
Open Source Developers Club 2007.08.09 2:14
SAGE-AU 2007 2007.07.31 20:27
PerlNet and The Perl 5 Wiki 2007.07.11 0:12
$?, system() and win32 2007.07.07 21:27
Killing linux with write-protect tabs 2007.06.29 3:30
Perl Tips: 400 subscribers 2007.06.16 23:21
Cardiologist; Melb.pm AGM 2007.06.13 23:15
Episodic supraventricular tachycardia 2007.06.12 4:06
Bloodwork; 3am in Sydney (new ipod) 2007.06.05 22:18
Irregular heartbeat 2007.06.03 19:51
Mushrooms! 2007.05.13 0:51
Wii-mail 2007.03.27 22:21
RateMySL - Rate My Second Life 2007.03.25 5:41
Backblog - Wreck diving trip 2007.03.25 3:10
Backblog - Diving, days 4-6 2007.03.20 5:34
Backblog - January diving trip 2007.03.19 5:17
Hi-res Morrowind 2007.02.06 21:31
Linux.con f.au- Aftermath 2007.01.28 2:10
linux.conf.au, Day 2 2007.01.16 5:04
Linux.conf.au, Day 1 2007.01.15 19:41
Away Diving -- Days 0-1 2007.01.13 8:00
OSDC Wind-up 2006.12.17 23:07
What's new in Perl 5.10; OSDC, day 3 + aftermath 2006.12.08 22:34
OSDC Day 2 2006.12.07 5:49
OSDC-2006, Day 1 2006.12.06 8:13
Retirement by thirty 2006.11.05 18:50
Booking hotels 2006.10.29 21:51
Speaking at linux.conf.au 2007 2006.10.17 1:42
Screen repaired 2006.09.22 18:44
Talk like a pirate;New screen from Dell 2006.09.19 1:19
Conference, Kennedy, Cars, Freedom and Pixels 2006.09.17 22:17
Lucky++ 2006.09.01 1:03
In praise of AnnoCPAN; Tidyview 2006.08.10 0:16
SAGE-AU 2006 wrap-up 2006.07.29 20:26
Airport season 2006.07.19 22:50
Fenwickus of Borg; New laptop; Mary@SydChix; 2006.07.14 21:37
system() made simple; web standards group 2006.06.29 23:54
Spoken Wikipedia; Larry Wall 2006.06.27 0:10
Fixed Laptop 2006.06.20 21:52
Sick laptop 2006.06.08 22:46
Perl Security; Perl on z/OS; Children's garden 2006.06.04 23:06
Darwin Training 2006.05.29 21:49
Sydney Sydney Sydney Sydney, Mushroom Mushroom! 2006.05.15 20:54
Great Perl classes 2006.05.06 19:50
Space Hulk 2006.04.30 21:11
I hereby announce my candidacy for MPM Secretary 2006.04.18 17:01
University degrees; Perlish dreams 2006.04.13 8:07
Sofie and Ian's baby; Semi-retirement; Gaming 2006.03.19 3:22
Retirement by 30 2006.02.26 22:10
Linux.conf.au; Conference advice 2006.02.07 19:41
LCA2006 - Norovirus 2006.01.29 19:44
Linux.Conf.u, days -1..2 2006.01.23 18:08
PerlNet - The Australian and New Zealand Perl Portal 2006.01.08 21:01
A venomous trip to the beach 2005.12.28 19:30
Falling fruit-trees 2005.12.24 6:13
Real Work; Racism 2005.12.14 6:52
Pugs and ExtUtils::MakeMaker under Cygwin 2005.12.08 21:08
My adventures at OSDC 2005.12.07 19:35
OSDC 2006 recovery 2005.12.07 4:43
Australia's anti-terrorism laws 2005.12.04 1:42
256 Perl-tips subscribers 2005.11.28 20:26
Turtles; Negotiating and ammunition 2005.11.23 23:47
Business tips: Interrupt your clients 2005.11.17 1:28
Geek education and The Princess Bride 2005.11.16 20:20
Canberra; Renovations; Role-playing 2005.11.06 20:53
$chickens += 4; Puzzle Pirates 2005.10.23 20:19
Win32::Screenshot 2005.10.13 19:41
Conference talks 2005.10.12 7:49
QLD Holiday, days 3—4 — Yongala and Magnetic Is 2005.10.11 22:30
QLD Holiday, days 1—2 — sunburnt and stung 2005.10.11 21:57
Queensland Holiday, day 0 — travel 2005.10.11 21:23
Batteries and dive computers 2005.10.03 2:56
$chickens--, a case study in physical security 2005.09.28 19:44
O'Reilly Books Distributors 2005.09.26 2:44
Another trip to Sydney 2005.09.25 4:58
Back from Sydney, but first... 2005.09.24 3:36
Sydney Paul Mongers 2005.09.18 19:25
No more docbook 2005.09.14 22:46
SAGE-AU 2005; Damian Conway 2005.09.11 20:20
Conference talks 2005.09.04 20:23
Training; Wetsuits; Chicken warfare 2005.08.28 20:42
Dinner with Skud 2005.08.14 7:23
Poaching 2005.08.09 7:08
Where's that talk? 2005.08.03 23:02
Cross-browser compatibility 2005.08.03 21:41
Business/Life/Website Design 2005.08.02 19:08
Conference Talks; Paperwork Day 2005.07.28 22:31
A very Perlish Sydney 2005.07.25 20:41
Losing money internationally 2005.07.15 19:44
The most wonderful breakfsat 2005.07.13 21:37
The most frustrating work 2005.07.06 18:02
Ariel Miyu Golembo born, 2pm, 6th July 2005 2005.07.06 2:03
Finance::Quote 1.10 2005.07.05 18:55
Perl Certifications 2005.07.04 21:57
SAGE-AU 2005: So you want to start a business? 2005.07.04 0:52
End of financial year 2005.06.29 22:45
Nigel McFarlane, RIP 2005.06.26 19:52
All my work at once 2005.06.21 22:14
World of Warcraft EULA 2005.06.20 6:22
Liver function tests 2005.06.15 22:13
Machine "Recovery" 2005.06.07 4:12
Luxury! 2005.05.31 20:26
Fancy a career change? Become a SysAdmin 2005.05.24 19:47
Tips for businesses - scheduling with others 2005.05.23 21:42
Canberra; Lost chickens; Dead machines; Canberra.PM 2005.05.20 7:27
Measuring happiness 2005.05.13 18:18
Money, time, and happiness - revisited 2005.05.08 3:10
The Australian Perl Training Market 2005.05.07 2:19
Port Phillip diving photographs 2005.05.06 4:28
Password lesson for the day 2005.05.05 20:52
A moment of rest; SAGE-AU 2005 2005.05.05 5:16
The next month,,, 2005.05.03 4:48
Murphy's law and computer system stability 2005.04.30 21:13
Rabbit; Handover; Paperwork 2005.04.25 18:47
Diving; Missing Rabbit 2005.04.23 19:37
Still a roleplayer 2005.04.17 4:48
Wetsuits 2005.04.15 17:01
New Wetsuit 2005.04.14 7:24
The most time-consuming desert 2005.04.10 21:31
Snorkling; Trams 2005.04.09 8:33
No free time; diving 2005.04.08 8:54
Higher Order Perl 2005.04.06 20:52
Paperwork; Journal; Day off 2005.04.05 19:59
Talk to your staff 2005.04.05 5:35
Commuting 2005.04.03 20:57
New chickens 2005.03.27 18:10
Why doesn't everyone do personal accounting? 2005.03.21 20:48
A day off 2005.03.20 19:54
A week away in Sydney (working) 2005.03.18 6:49
Soooooo busy! 2005.03.09 20:09
Wikipedia on wild edible plants 2005.03.08 3:34
Magic — The reunion 2005.03.06 18:40
189th Fastest Jetman 2005.03.05 4:42
Domain name scams; Disputes; Dentists 2005.03.03 18:39
Book Review 2005.02.28 17:39
Business advice 2005.02.28 1:00
Spyware scare 2005.02.27 17:55
Chickens, foxes, business and colds. 2005.02.26 1:26
Financial Mathematics. 2005.02.21 1:36
Yes, that's a lovely webpage... 2005.02.19 20:27
Appropriate journals for layperson Perl articles. 2005.02.18 23:27
Company Tax Time 2005.02.15 21:02
Melbourne/Australia Perl Happenings 2005.02.13 18:27
Journal comments on use.perl.org 2005.02.11 18:38
Media Apperance 2005.02.11 3:50
Financial Advisor 2005.02.10 2:52
Windows Security Updates 2005.02.08 18:56
December 2004 diving photos on-line 2005.02.07 6:18
Company Tax 2005.02.07 0:26
Development - Undesirable work 2005.02.06 18:45
Fish, Wikis, RPGs 2005.02.02 5:26
Training in New Zealand 2005.01.29 20:37
Daniel and Tomoko are having a child. 2005.01.16 23:23
General thoughts while diving off Bundaberg 2005.01.06 19:34
What I did on my holidays, Day 0 2005.01.05 19:00
Happy New Rootkit 2005.01.04 3:16
More Diving 2004.12.26 5:19
Approaching Holidays 2004.12.19 22:12
Business shuts down in December 2004.12.16 18:31
SCUBA::Table::NoDeco 0.02 2004.12.11 23:13
Perl Tip of the Week 2004.12.09 3:54
A moment of reflection 2004.12.08 15:50
SCUBA::Table::NoDeco 2004.12.06 8:55
OSDC/YAPC::AU in hindsight 2004.12.04 22:20
OSDC, Day 1 2004.12.01 7:25
'Twas the night before OSDC (YAPC::AU) 2004.11.30 7:07
Revision Control; Wikipedia and chickens 2004.11.24 18:49
Wedding Anniversary, 1a. 2004.11.19 20:37
Childhood dream fulfilled; Breakfast dream shattered. 2004.11.17 15:18
Photos of Damian, Habits of Perlish People, Flags 2004.11.15 8:01
The Long Busy Week 2004.11.14 22:43
Awake too early 2004.11.11 15:13
Just looking at the advertisements; Lemonade III 2004.11.07 20:47
Advertising overload 2004.11.03 7:37
Ascidians, Planning, Media 2004.11.02 4:55
Who ya gonna call? 2004.11.01 2:51
A week in Sydney 2004.10.29 21:55
Tax, travel, syndicated blogs, training calendar 2004.10.23 7:21
Better than google ads 2004.10.22 4:28
Browser compatibility 2004.10.20 3:55
Exporting training; Anniversary. 2004.10.19 2:19
Gardening, better blogs, parties and more. 2004.10.17 7:37
Melb.PM elections 2004.10.13 20:52
Amusing Food 2004.10.11 18:25
Diving Logbook 2004.10.06 0:55
Backwards books 2004.10.05 1:57
Is Your Flag HOT or NOT 2004.10.04 8:04
Tax and Food poisoning 2004.10.03 0:54
Books and Conferences 2004.10.01 1:54
Homebrew 2004.09.28 0:47
$chickens -= 2; 2004.09.19 6:39
New Office 2004.09.17 0:24
Banks 2004.09.16 22:01
General happenings 2004.09.16 19:42
Bloody banks 2004.09.15 5:53
SAGE-AU 2004 tutorial results 2004.09.07 1:00
$chickens-- 2004.08.29 1:27
Happy banking 2004.08.26 0:41
Busy busy busy 2004.08.25 21:49
A week away at SAGE-AU 2004.08.22 19:51
New flags 2004.08.07 1:20
Peep 2004.08.06 3:32
Better hardware 2004.08.05 0:05
Hardware pain 2004.08.04 11:54
Hardware 2004.08.04 3:49
Australia gets the DMCA 2004.08.03 19:04
Vanity domains 2004.08.02 23:08
New courses 2004.08.02 2:13
Working with (superhuman) people 2004.07.30 23:06
PTA is now a merchant 2004.07.30 4:01
Perl courses in Perth, Australia 2004.07.28 1:53
The cost of living 2004.07.27 5:01
Meet the flags 2004.07.26 8:39
More secure online banking. 2004.07.25 20:09
Banking Pragmatism 2004.07.24 1:03
Banks 2004.07.23 1:47
Interesting sports 2004.07.22 22:57
Banking Insanity 2004.07.22 3:21
Tax Time! 2004.07.22 0:04
Is your flag HOT or NOT 2004.07.20 20:05
Perl Advocacy 2004.07.19 20:45
Davorg vs dav.org 2004.07.19 8:38
Words missing in English 2004.07.19 3:34
Accessibility 2004.07.18 23:47
Advogato 2004.07.18 0:41
Jarich is wonderful 2004.07.16 6:18
RPG - Roleplaying Perl Geeks 2004.07.11 20:10
Sick machines, Updated website. 2004.07.09 1:35
B.....o......c......h.......s 2004.07.08 4:51
Bochs 2004.07.07 23:45
Bochs 2004.07.07 6:58
Geeks from Childhood 2004.07.06 8:32
Advogato is back 2004.07.05 5:23
It's that time of year again 2004.07.04 20:17
Frozen Bubble gets better 2004.07.02 19:49
Digital Signatures 2004.07.02 18:58
Frozen Bubble 2004.07.02 10:59
On the first day of financial year, my server gave to me.... 2004.07.01 4:47
Tasks for today 2004.06.29 21:32
End of Financial Year 2004.06.29 5:05
End of Financial Year 2004.06.25 10:48
Free Registration Required 2004.06.23 20:56
Games are better under Linux 2004.06.23 3:02
Gender Issues 2004.06.20 21:37
Intellectually bankrupt business practices 2004.06.17 0:37
Incredible downloads 2004.06.16 6:17
Cookies that are wrong. 2004.06.15 3:01
Holiday? 2004.06.14 0:52
Back in Melbourne 2004.06.11 23:36
Why travel isn't fun 2004.06.11 23:08
Busy busy busy 2004.06.09 1:25
To Do 2004.06.06 19:03
Advogato Unwell 2004.06.06 8:28
OO courses 2001.11.27 5:17
Teaching fun 2001.11.26 5:19
First entry 2001.11.17 2:57