Posts Tagged ‘modern-perl’
YAPC::NA day three
YAPC::NA day two
If you haven't already, read about day one.
Postmodern Module Packaging
I began day two with "Postmodern Module Packaging" with Ingy döt Net. This was a great comparison of the current module packaging toolchains, and a good introduction to a philosophy Ingy calls "Acmeism." (more…)
My YAPC::NA 2011 lightning talk
Well, YAPC::NA 2011 in Asheville, NC is over, and I had the opportunity (after getting bumped around more than a couple times) to give a lightning talk as part of the final session. I had previously done a blog post on the subject, but I wanted to share some of my thoughts with a wider audience. (more…)
The death of tribal knowledge
Michael Schwern talks about Perl5's shortcomings, and explains how perl5i can overcome many of them - it is a pragma to fix as much of Perl 5 as possible all at once. While I haven't worked with perl5i much, I wanted to talk about something Schwern talked about that resonated with me, and that's the concept of "tribal knowledge."