Issue #298 - 2017-04-10 - Perl Conferences and Workshops

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Hi there

as I was preparing this edition of the Perl Weekly I suddenly realized that I've hardly heard any news about Perl Conferences and Workshops in 2017.

The only event I found on the YEF page, my usual source, was YAPC Europe August 9 - 11, 2017 Amsterdam, Netherlands.

After some search I've found the French Perl Workshop June 9-10, 2017, Paris, France and The Perl Conference (that used to be YAPC::NA) which will take place June 18-23, 2017, Washington DC, USA.

Are there other Perl Conferences or Workshops being organized? Let us know and we can help to get the word out!

Enjoy your week!

Gabor Szabo


Articles

Virtual Spring Cleaning Prelude: What I did, and what hasn't happened so far

by Max Maischein (CORION)

JavaScript::Duktape, a small embedded Javascript engine with an XS module for Perl. Net::Fritz for a Fritz!Box used as DSL modem, router and VoIP adapter.


CPAN

Dependency phases in CPAN distribution metadata

by Neil Bowers (NEILB)

Which prerequisites are listed in the META file and which are not? Configure - Build - Runtime - Test - Develop dependencies.


Testing

A test file in Perl

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

Part of the advanced Perl series.


SQL - DBI

DBIx :: Custom 0.39 release

by Yuki Kimoto (KIMOTO)

Adding SQL generation feature, and simple generation of model. Lots of changes. Needs testing.

Better SQL tracing with DBIx::Class

by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe (OVID)

When you write some code and then the other developer shows you the switch to turn on the same thing in the existing solution. Or maybe not exactly.

Good code style of DBIx::Custom at 2017

by Yuki Kimoto (KIMOTO)

Best Practices: Connect - Create Model - Execute SQL


Grants

Perl 5

Perl 6

PART 2: Upgrade Information for Changes Due to IO Grant Work

by Zoffix Znet (Pete Evstratov) (ZOFFIX)

There seem to be a lot more IO changes planned for the next release in a few days.

2017.14 The IO Front Advances

by liztormato

The Perl 6 Weekly

Encrypting Passwords in Perl 6 using crypt and SHA-512

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

Still not the perfect solution for encrypting passwords, but better than the previous one.


Weekly collections

Perl Maven Articles

Packaging with Build.PL

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

Another old video was republished.


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