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Journal of merlyn (47)

Journal Entry Date
Bob Jacobsen interview on FLOSS Weekly 2010.04.22 22:55
Speaking to Atlanta Perl Mongers Thursday (before D*C) 2008.08.25 16:16
This is my Perl Blog, and I have other blogs 2008.04.29 13:59
Torturing Rio.pm with Smalltalk 2008.04.29 13:54
Discussion about Perl's "compiler" in TheCommandLine podcast 2008.04.07 10:50
I made MacOSX Hints today! 2008.02.25 15:26
R.E.M. chooses "artistic license" for video mashups 2008.02.16 11:27
If only I could be cloned.... 2008.02.15 15:48
"...something that compels me to express myself with it..." 2007.11.15 9:00
"Shot through the heart... and you're to blame..." 2007.09.21 10:04
Excuse for lack of security 2007.09.10 10:34
255th Perl article published 2007.08.09 21:22
YAPC::NA 2007 is over... 2007.06.30 8:18
Successful fashion choices 2007.06.18 13:32
Foreword from "Mastering Perl" 2007.06.16 23:32
UnixReview/SysAdmin ends; my 12-year column run ends with it 2007.06.13 12:26
Perl to Python 2007.06.05 18:37
reporting piracy - on a *gopher* site 2007.05.09 21:47
Recording perlcast.com news again 2007.04.25 7:25
$ instead of \z in regex 2007.04.16 5:59
Nothing to see here, folks 2007.02.06 10:13
See merlyn.vox.com for non-Perl entries 2006.10.28 9:46
It's not how the votes are cast, but how they are counted 2006.10.26 12:16
Perl KDE bindings, anyone? 2006.10.20 6:35
"Communication is free" 2006.10.05 9:56
You don't know objects if you don't know Smalltalk 2006.09.22 9:17
"Responsible Breech Reporting" - me on another podcast again 2006.09.17 21:37
Perl Fridge Magnets as OmniGraffle Template 2006.09.17 11:51
Plates on sticks! Bears on bicycles! 2006.08.29 23:39
More Leo, more cruise comments, and now in MP3 goodness 2006.08.07 10:55
FLOSS weekly interviews *me* 2006.07.15 2:31
podcast.geekcruises.com - part 2 of leo laporte 2006.07.03 8:19
Why muni-provided "free" wi-fi is a bad idea 2006.06.23 5:45
Misquoting JWZ about databases 2006.06.21 21:11
Look what I could win! 2006.06.21 6:57
Grad school instructor, having never been to college? 2006.06.18 13:58
"Duck and Cover" and "A is for Atom" 2006.06.16 23:25
In praise of good testing 2006.06.08 10:52
Not quite getting the picture 2006.06.02 10:42
Geek Cruises News-es: the podcast 2006.05.29 13:39
Simple and sweet 2006.05.26 8:04
Podcast and upload of my "Perl Best Practices" talk 2006.05.16 19:41
PHP poster 2006.05.09 11:07
"my bad" origin 2006.05.03 14:25
Podcast interview with me about my legal entanglement 2006.04.21 10:53
Today's lesson on job posting 2006.04.10 8:13
Missing the facts 2006.03.25 13:29
Ain't technology grand? 2006.03.09 10:49
Ishmael 2006.03.05 22:11
Why do newscasters always ... pause? 2006.03.03 8:29
Still fodder for the conversation 2006.02.19 20:50
Pot. Kettle. Black. 2006.02.15 13:37
Sell music on iTunes with no middleman cost 2006.01.29 13:44
The 90's called... they want their code back... 2006.01.10 3:20
Ricky Gervais podcast - laugh! 2006.01.09 19:57
Not known in time for christmas 2005 2006.01.07 5:15
One more kernel lead developer rant 2006.01.06 19:01
If Coldplay's CD EULA were applied to pizza... 2006.01.05 15:12
Gotta try this at Karaoke (in the right city, they'd get it) 2006.01.05 12:31
Today's "not getting the point" award goes to... 2006.01.04 15:07
WMF Exploit continues to spread 2006.01.04 13:32
Why so hard on the birds? 2005.12.27 12:17
"How long is this going to take?" 2005.12.26 1:41
overloaded terms for "ruby" and "perl" 2005.12.18 2:35
Broken security advisory (again) 2005.12.17 15:11
"You are clearly not skilled enough to even compile code..." 2005.12.16 19:23
Move podcast playback from iTunes to Quicktime Player 2005.12.16 16:14
Tim O puts RMS in his proper "historical" place 2005.12.15 20:24
My "tips from the top floor" digital photography interview 2005.12.15 13:33
Another satisfied customer after fighting the long fight 2005.12.13 12:16
Not a happy day at the office 2005.12.13 9:42
"Must get Moose and Squirrel" 2005.12.07 7:45
PERL of Burlington is not Burlington.pm 2005.12.06 10:32
What goes around... 2005.11.25 19:41
Web in a box? 2005.11.24 16:46
The "ark" question... how many scientists does it take to... 2005.11.22 21:15
"Halt the Flow of Time!" 2005.11.19 5:58
Warp drive patented? 2005.11.16 10:38
When less is more 2005.11.16 5:03
Safe-sleep your Mac 2005.11.13 6:02
What a difference a few years makes 2005.11.11 5:49
when email goes bad, for CPAN user JDHEDDEN 2005.11.10 15:05
Movies so bad, you must love them - "Starcrash" 2005.11.09 7:59
CONISLI 2005 2005.10.31 9:15
Found on P5P - CPAN mirror monitor 2005.10.25 8:01
Snapshots from the recent PerlWhirl 2005.10.24 14:01
FEMA graphic still available 2005.10.23 13:32
sometimes, gambling pays off 2005.09.25 16:57
Things you learn while waiting for popcorn 2005.09.24 20:18
"The river is moving away from the city." 2005.09.23 18:21
applescript to delete already-heard podcasts from iTunes 2005.09.16 15:16
$times_I've_appeared_in_Wired_magazine++ 2005.09.16 11:25
Prophet of Doom 2005.08.30 19:52
My mom's birthday, and faux-down-under 2005.08.24 18:34
An odd reason to buy "Learning Perl" 2005.08.15 20:12
More cowbell! 2005.08.13 11:52
Misplaced cause-and-effect, yet again 2005.08.11 10:53
From the "I'm in the wrong business" department... 2005.07.26 18:06
sans YAPC, part deux 2005.06.28 17:21
from the irony-has-its-moments department 2005.06.12 21:22
Hot time in Brazil: FISL, YAPC-Brazil, and 5000 friends 2005.06.08 16:39
Note to self: IO::String might break... consider Temp::File 2005.05.12 6:33
CGI::Prototype::Mecha gets smarter 2005.05.11 18:35
What units? 2005.05.10 7:00
Message delivered too late (or too quiet) 2005.05.04 10:58
mr_bean is confused (and refuses comments) 2005.05.02 9:35
My favorite recipe - Soup with Crackers 2005.04.10 23:48
Graph abuse 2005.04.01 11:43
My Eyes! The Goggles do nothing! 2005.03.31 12:54
Experimenting with "ourmedia.org" 2005.03.24 17:59
CGI::Prototype 0.9050 released 2005.03.23 19:54
Pondering the best idiom: return if this is true... 2005.03.05 11:52
No good intro to perl books in spanish? 2005.02.23 13:47
Looking for help with AI::Genetic and classroom scheduling 2005.02.19 19:31
Stonehenge party at OSCON 2005 2005.02.17 20:35
another use for beer 2005.02.04 17:24
the right person for code review is scarred 2005.02.03 9:20
Just not getting it about security 2005.01.11 18:58
Under the weather 2005.01.03 18:45
Perls of Wisdom (collection of my best columns) is released! 2004.12.20 10:43
Yeay, another CPAN release: CGI::Prototype 2004.12.01 23:51
"intro to Perl" in spanish 2004.11.24 17:50
No longer "the answer" in years of age 2004.11.22 10:07
"Clouds and food", volume 2 2004.10.06 20:02
Updated File::Finder 2004.10.06 19:12
Bad Jeanne! Major Nelson will be so upset! 2004.09.26 7:32
Now here's a book proposal of a different kind 2004.09.16 18:10
"Ivan headed for Cuba" 2004.09.13 17:28
On using version control when sysadminning 2004.08.20 17:04
Cheating for an application 2004.08.13 9:07
It's getting hot in heerrre.... 2004.08.08 11:49
Me and the history of the IMDB 2004.08.05 20:57
Get the L out of there 2004.08.05 20:30
New OSCON sponsorship level 2004.08.03 18:02
Gratuitous Name Dropping in "Just a Geek" 2004.07.22 18:01
Oldbie? 2004.07.04 16:16
Not a troll 2004.06.11 4:37
Template::Plugin::DBM::Deep 2004.05.19 19:58
DBM::Deep rocks 2004.05.19 10:29
Larry Wall on Python's Syntax 2004.05.13 14:11
back to blocking IPs again 2004.04.24 11:21
Listy things in scalar context 2004.04.22 12:04
Shades of the mid-90's 2004.03.22 14:11
Bad JOINs, what you gonna do 2004.03.05 13:50
"Learning Perl" in public 2004.02.24 16:04
OpenBSD rejects new Apache license 2004.02.20 9:30
Eric Allman on the Economics of Spam 2004.02.19 10:56
openbsd's fingerprinting and shaping used for evil^Wgood 2004.01.29 17:12
Good signs. 2004.01.28 23:58
stuffed camel 2004.01.19 9:25
geography quiz 2004.01.16 1:29
Iain Campbell Truskett ("Spoon") RIP 2003-12-29 2004.01.11 16:38
Now I can make my documents as unreadable as my handwriting! 2004.01.08 21:21
Why OpenBSD rocks 2004.01.08 21:16
From the FillOutFormFun department.... 2004.01.06 20:42
bad autoresponders 2003.12.23 9:17
File::Finder 0.03 - now with File::Find::Rule compatibility 2003.12.19 19:43
File::Finder 0.01 released 2003.12.17 12:11
Opening of matrix 3 2003.11.26 15:48
Take AIM before firing 2003.11.20 22:22
Perl Journal articles now online 2003.11.04 15:02
Spam Fighting moved from MUA to MTA - success 2003.11.04 10:32
flame fodder ponderings 2003.11.01 19:53
rename(2) and ctime updating 2003.10.22 11:58
Mid-course corrections 2003.10.15 1:48
Guardian - "This war on terrorism is bogus" 2003.09.07 8:25
Programming Language Inventor or Serial Killer? 2003.08.04 21:13
bring out the vegemite 2003.07.31 21:43
My OSCON 2003 picture gallery 2003.07.12 19:27
Another geekcruise 2003.06.27 7:13
PerlWhirl/Macmania Geek Cruise pictures are up 2003.06.15 23:29
Mugging for the camera 2003.06.13 10:56
done with cruise, next on to YAPC::NA 2003.06.11 13:23
tried to surf (not web, but real water) 2003.05.30 10:42
matrix reloaded - ugh 2003.05.15 6:45
speedups with mod_perl 2003.05.13 19:42
Rant about being invited to Thai or Indian... always! 2003.05.07 13:11
it's the economy, stupid... 2003.05.07 9:00
Skip tests if/unless $ENV{FOO} is set using Test::More 2003.04.29 11:50
Flash Honda Ad - Gadget Freaks Must See 2003.04.22 1:31
Bitstream Vera Fonts 2003.04.21 12:52
International Earth Rotation Services (IERS) 2003.04.19 5:51
Betting on Perl 2003.04.15 6:26
Perl is still a mainstream language 2003.04.01 18:11
summing up the war for me... 2003.03.30 12:16
spanish-american war, all over again? 2003.03.29 10:45
when animals attack... 2003.03.28 22:11
NVGs: infra-red, or light magnification? 2003.03.28 21:01
an anti-Perl rant 2003.03.28 13:34
psychic signature generator? 2003.03.25 23:12
PostgreSQL and MySQL - better explained 2003.03.24 12:03
Scripting languages vs traditional languages 2003.03.23 16:43
super sonics 2003.03.23 13:58
More Matt-Wright-like nonsense 2003.03.19 6:50
Career US Diplomat resigns 2003.03.01 10:55
Finland passes US in tech-readiness? 2003.02.28 16:39
Beware Class::Fields 0.14 in the CPAN 2003.02.25 13:12
Oregon's other famous felon... 2003.02.24 0:49
What's for breakfast? 2003.02.23 17:18
perl2exe - no more secrets 2003.02.23 16:13
Big Diamond Heist in Antwerp 2003.02.22 9:35
more on koolaide 2003.02.21 13:30
Open Source, and microsoftians drinking the Koolaid 2003.02.17 20:31
On answering questions 2003.02.07 14:37
O'Reilly is reclaiming the term "hacker" 2003.01.29 21:28
So called "programming" with AppleScript 2003.01.26 12:15
Pictures from two recent geek cruises 2003.01.22 11:55
CPAN version number retrograde 2003.01.16 16:28
YOU MUST VIEW THIS AT ONCE 2003.01.04 13:36
changing the tied object 2003.01.04 12:49
another way to make query strings 2003.01.02 12:22
Embedding Perl vs embedding Python 2002.12.22 11:13
internal redirect, apache mod_cgi, and CGI.pm 2002.12.03 11:15
Trusting cookies and shopping carts 2002.12.03 10:14
from watching too much TV while reading tech docs 2002.11.28 22:54
Target disk mode is not apple-T 2002.11.23 8:27
teaching in silicon valley - looking for things/people to do 2002.11.21 8:05
the semantic web 2002.11.16 21:27
dancing for Linus 2002.10.25 8:22
where is mod_perl in this article? 2002.10.18 9:37
"make disttest" is your friend. use "make disttest" 2002.10.18 8:52
first, let's shoot all the HTML hackers 2002.10.14 23:05
exponentially faster 2002.10.12 12:26
CaChing 2002.09.27 9:00
perhaps I am getting senile 2002.09.21 19:17
three months of journalling 2002.09.20 9:22
asdf asdf 2002.09.16 2:38
High-Seas and Java Regex 2002.09.12 12:59
Far too geeky to watch a movie 2002.09.04 4:56
More Dragon-Con-ments and webcam grrls 2002.09.01 8:46
Dragon*Con 2002.08.30 1:30
my TPC pictures are finally up 2002.08.25 19:25
a few more oz-zervations before I leave 2002.08.10 12:51
Mini-Mirror the CPAN efficiently 2002.08.08 1:32
a few oz-zervations 2002.08.07 17:20
watching The Damian talk about Perl6 2002.08.07 1:49
Presenting Practical Web Programming to the ozzies 2002.08.05 16:39
"Terrorism" is the new "Communism" 2002.08.03 19:36
In Oz 2002.08.03 18:43
TPC6, Day 5, Part 2 2002.07.26 19:26
TPC6, Day 5, Part 1 2002.07.26 15:20
TPC6, Day 4 2002.07.26 11:09
TPC6, Day 3 2002.07.25 9:55
TPC6, Day 2 2002.07.24 10:37
TPC6, Day 1 2002.07.23 0:40
TPC6, day 0 2002.07.22 11:10
the biggest problem I have with journals... 2002.07.15 0:31