Perlbuzz news roundup for 2009-11-17

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These links are collected from the Perlbuzz Twitter feed. If you have suggestions for news bits, please mail me at

  • Pod::Simple 3.09 hits the CPAN (
  • Strawberry Perl and the nightmare of installing Padre (
  • A busy month for masak in Perl 6 (
  • A productive week in Rakudo-land (
  • Perl one-liners explained part III: Calculations (
  • Handy one-liner to lowercase all filenames in a directory: ls | perl -lne'$x=lc;print qq{mv $_ $x}' | sh -x
  • Use CPAN's toolchain to improve your code (
  • Future Perl snuck up on me (
  • Find the stupid bug in my progress indicator: say "$n so far" if ( $n % 100000 )";
  • I maeked u a shell: lolshell, written in Perl 6 (
  • The horrible bug your command line Perl program probably has (
  • Frozen Perl 2010 looking for speakers (
  • apache2rest is a new framework for REST APIs under mod_perl2 (
  • Putting MySQL on a ramdisk to speed up tests (
  • Generating Feedburner graphs (

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say "$n so far" if ( $n % 100000 )

you meant unless, right?

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