Issue #403 - 2019-04-15 - Perl Toolchain Summit

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Announcements

Articles

Consistency in TMTOWTDI Perl

by Alexandru Strajeriu

Setup Perl::Critic and Perl::Tidy and a Git Pre-commit Hook to make sure they run before every commit and that at least you don't litter your code with new issues.

Atomic Updates with DBIx::Class

by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe (OVID)

So how can you handle bank account movements using Perl so that neither your client nor the bank loses money?

Hi from dibs... and more

by Flavio Poletti (POLETTIX)

A collection of articles about dibs, the Docker image build system

Daily CPAN upload: 600 days

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

I love the fact that Mohammad is keeping up with the daily upload game, but in neither of the CPAN upload games can newcommers really win. Unless of course the current leaders stop. So I wonder if there could be other challenges or other forms of the same game where newcommers (to the game) also have a chance. e.g. The 'most uploads this week'. Or the 'most uploads this month'.


Testing

Meta checks in Test2::Suite

by José Joaquín Atria

How to check if an array has the right kind of elements and the right number of elements in a single call?


CPAN

Grants

Perl Weekly Challenge

The Perl Weekly Challenge by Mohammad Anwar will help you step out from your comfort-zone.

PWC - 004

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

PI to n digits and a Scrabble-ish game.


Perl Tutorial

A section for newbies and for people who need some refreshing of their Perl knowledge. If you have questions or suggestions about the articles, let me know and I'll try to make the necessary changes. The included articles are from the Perl Maven Tutorial and are part of the Perl Maven eBook.


Perl 6

2019.14 Challenge Taking Off

by Elizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)

Some very interesting posts from all kinds of rather surprising places.


Training

Perl Conference 2019 Tutorials

by Dave Rolsky (DROLSKY)

Two courses: Introduction to Moose and Introduction to Go.


Other

Groovy

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

Many new entries in the Groovy series


Weekly collections

Events

European PerlCon 2019

August 7-9, 2019 Riga, Latvia

Swiss Perl Workshop 2019

August 16-17, 2019 Flörli Olten, Switzerland


Perl Jobs by Perl Careers

A role that checks all the right boxes for Junior Perl developers

Starting out in Perl full-time, the client will be switching to Node.js, giving you the chance to earn a decent salary of 35-40k per year, while learning a new stack and adding valuable strings to your coding bow

Junior Perl developer needed to help a charity and giving-focused team in Kent, UK

This might be a unique chance to get trained by awesome developers in a wonderful working environment while adding your contribution to the world being a better place!

Sometimes, it's about the people - Perl developer in West London

Your average Perl development role, but with a personal recommendation from me that your colleagues are great people, and that I’d be surprised if you didn’t enjoy your time there

Independent thinkers required! Mid/Senior-level Developer for an innovative London company

Do you hate spending more time in meetings about product requirements than actually getting on with building the product?

A role to give Perl Developers a warm glow... and powdered snow

You’ll be working for a company whose whole ethos is based around increasing fundraising for good causes, and you’ll be directly helping them achieve this with the work you do on their platform



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