Perlbuzz news roundup for 2012-04-30

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

  • In case you have a burning need to use ಠ_ಠ for warnings/errors: (metacpan.org)
  • Expanded the "More Tools" page of the ack website: (betterthangrep.com) Help your users by including alternatives for them to choose from!
  • YAPC::NA is NOT sold out. Still 30 tickets left. Sign up now! (blog.yapcna.org)
  • Before you send a patch, send an email (petdance.com)
  • For want of a newline (blogs.perl.org)
  • Use the command "perldoc -q whatever" to search the Perl FAQ for "whatever"
  • Perl 5.16.0 is coming soon, probably early May (rjbs.manxome.org)
  • Regexp::Common has regexes for just about everything. Check there first. (search.cpan.org)
  • Is Try::Tiny still the best choice for exception handling? (stackoverflow.com)
  • Using named regexes in ack output (stackoverflow.com)
  • Automating gov't websites w/WWW::Mechanize + HTML::DOM (blogs.perl.org)
  • Using Moose's "lazy" attribute for caching (blogs.perl.org)

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