Issue #262 - 2016-08-01 - Happy 5th anniversary!

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The Perl Weekly was first published exactly 5 years ago.

Let's make the next 5 years even better!


Gabor Szabo


The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall Tweet Facebook Google+

Many questions from all over the place.


Perl tricks for system administrators Tweet Facebook Google+
by D Ruth Bavousett

The examples will not be new to any Perl expert, but the fact that Ruth writes for a publication outside the echo chamber is worth the praise and begs for more. (Comments at Reddit Perl and Reddit sysadmin.)

Sparrowdo automation. Part 4. Managing users and groups. Tweet Facebook Google+
by Alexey Melezhik (MELEZHIK)

Remember, Sparrowdo is a configuration management tool written in Perl.

Log your machines and Check your logs Tweet Facebook Google+
by Dave Jacoby (JACOBY)

An example using Log::Log4Perl and Pushover for notifications.

App::TimeTracker::Command::TellSlack Tweet Facebook Google+
by Thomas Klausner (DOMM)

App::TimeTracker is the easily extendable command line based time tracker. This is a new plugin to post your work to your Slack channel.

Deleting item using Ajax request with DELETE and OPTIONS Tweet Facebook Google+
by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

An episode in the Perl Dancer series that was first published a year ago for the Perl Maven Pro subscribers.

Health Level 7 (HL7) with Perl Tweet Facebook Google+
by Nikos Vaggalis

Apparently, HL7 is the name of the defacto standard in the health sector for exchanging clinical and patient information over heterogeneous systems and there is a module called Net::HL7 to handle that format.


Net::Twitter Cookbook: How to Tweet Tweet Facebook Google+
by Dave Jacoby (JACOBY)

Sending a Tweet from a Perl script.

Creating a Reverse Lookup Table for OTRS with ActivePerl Tweet Facebook Google+
by Ulrich Blumensaat

A mix of Perl, SQL, and Linux shell command to get the job done.


Perl 5

Perl 6

IRC::Client: Perl 6 Multi-Server IRC (or Awesome Async Interfaces with Perl 6) Tweet Facebook Google+
by Zoffix Znet (ZOFFIX)

The evolution of an IRC bot from 0 to AI and back again.


Intended Audience Tweet Facebook Google+
by Dave Cross (DAVECROSS)

Dave will run a one-day training course at YAPC::EU in Cluj. Should you attened?

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