Issue #275 - 2016-10-31 - Helló Wien!

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probably only few of you know, that on October 31, 1477, the Hungarian King Matthias Corvinus has captured Vienna (called Wien by the locals). This is the source of the popular tradition to celebrate Helló Wien on this day.


Gabor Szabo




Swift and Perl Interoperability

The primary goal of swiftperl is to write XS modules for Perl entirely in Swift. GitHub


Web development with Perl 5

by Ken Youens-Clark (KCLARK)

It is rare that you can look into the thought process of building an application. The comment on Reddit has more words.

Net::Twitter Cookbook: Favorites and Followers

by Dave Jacoby (JACOBY)

Impressive work in writing tutorials. I wonder if he also Tweets about them.


Recovery Report and Project Roadmap

by Doug Bell (PREACTION)

CPAN Testers was down for two weeks starting October 16, 2016. This is the report about the downtime and what has changed during that period of time.


Perl 6

Avoid User Namespace Pollution with Perl 6 Modules

by Tom Browder

How to selectively export functions from your Perl 6 module.

2016.43 Shining Star

by Elizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)


Parsing JSON is a Minefield

How well each library (Perl or not) implements the JSON specification?

Weekly collections


How do you prepare a talk?

by Neil Bowers (NEILB)

The 3rd part of the series that started with selecting the length of the talk, continued with the topic of the talk and now preparing for the talk.

Open Source Conferences

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

A list of upcoming Open Source related conferences. Many of them still with open call for papers. The source is in GitHub.

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