Issue #152 - 2014-06-23 - Welcome to YAPC::NA

latest | archive | by Gabor Szabo
Don't miss the next issue!

... the lucky ones who could make it to the conference that starts today. Including Yanick. Enjoy!

For the others, who could not make it this year, like myself, there are a bunch of videos of presentation from the previous year at the Perl TV. From 2012 and 2013.


Gabor Szabo



We are Hiring a Senior Perl Software Developer - Grant Street Group Tweet Facebook Google+

We are a growing software company using open source software/modern Perl practices to build innovative e-payment, auction, and tax collection web applications. We are looking for talented, motivated professionals committed to flawless work and customer service.

GitTip profile of the week

Tobias Leich (FROGGS) Tweet Facebook Google+

FROGGS contributes a great deal to both Perl 5 (especially SDL), and Perl 6. See his GitHub directory for some of the project he has been involved with.



System Sleuthing - Using ptrace to Print Backtraces Tweet Facebook Google+
by Rob Hoelz (RHOELZ)

Rob Hoelz introduces Devel::Trace::Syscall. It uses ptrace to figure out when a system call is made.


The camel survives! Tweet Facebook Google+

Installing Perl in hostile environments. For example on a Centos 6 Linux box. Without a cpan client


Acme::Buffalo::Buffalo Tweet Facebook Google+

The Perl Gerl has released her first CPAN module. I don't know if we can take her seriously.


Why Learn Perl? Interview 1 - Michael Rupp, Polyglot Tweet Facebook Google+
by Andrew Solomon (ILLY)

Andrew Solomon who is running Perl courses via Geekuni has interviews Michael Rupp, one of his students.



Perl TV over 300 videos Tweet Facebook Google+

See a few picks for this week, just below.

Digest::SHA is broken Tweet Facebook Google+

24 min talk by Mark Overmeer at the Nederlandese Perl Workshop

Network Mockery Tweet Facebook Google+

Jason Clifford introduces Mock::LWP::Request in 3 minutes at the London Perl Workshop

Questhub A Social Todo List for your Perl Projects Tweet Facebook Google+
by Neil Bowers (NEILB)

Neil Bowers spreads his love of Questhub at the London Perl Workshop in just 5 minutes.

A Productivity Enhancing Perl Environment Tweet Facebook Google+
by Paul Johnson (PJCJ)

Paul Johnson gives lots of ideas to set up a work-environment. Starting from the desk and all the way to a number of vim-plugins. (London Perl Workshop - 25 min)

Building Convos, a modern IRC client for your browser Tweet Facebook Google+
by Marcus Ramberg (MRAMBERG)

Marcus Ramberg talks about Mojolicious and HTML5 Web Technologies like Web Sockets, Desktop Notifications, Media Queries, and Push State. (Mojoconf - 25 min)

Perl 6

Boxes and pebbles Tweet Facebook Google+
by Carl Mäsak

A math problem solved by Carl Mäsak using Perl 6

Weekly collections


Perl-related events Tweet Facebook Google+

In the following cities: Granada (ES), Sofia (BG), Tokyo (JP), Flörli Olten (CH), Salzburg (AT)

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