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  • Hi, I was talking to a client today about taking some of his larger projects with Perl (he currently hires Perl only for small projects). And the negative I got was: "...by company policy I need to ...
    Daniel RuosoDaniel Ruoso
    Jul 14, 2010 at 5:31 pm
    Jul 15, 2010 at 12:07 am
  • Hi, What do you think about the article of Jeff Hobbs even on Ostatic and the responses to it in the various places? http://ostatic.com/blog/guest-post-why-perl-isnt-going-away-soon-or-ever ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    May 12, 2010 at 6:16 am
    May 12, 2010 at 8:46 am
  • Hi *, the next events is not that far away. So I started my preperations for LinuxDays 2010 in Berlin (June 9th - 12th). I've put a first version of a flyer to the git repository Gabor created for ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    May 5, 2010 at 3:59 pm
    May 5, 2010 at 3:59 pm
  • In response to my blog post about the Perl Ecosystem ( http://szabgab.com/blog/2010/03/1269995499.html ) Claudio has commented a link of a blog post "Where Tcl and Tk Went Wrong" ( ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Mar 30, 2010 at 4:38 pm
    Mar 30, 2010 at 4:38 pm
  • I've been on the EPO announce list for a while, but only joined the marketing list shortly after the recent discussion broke out on the announce list, first over the place mats and then over Padre. ...
    Tom MetroTom Metro
    Mar 13, 2010 at 11:29 pm
    Mar 15, 2010 at 6:47 am
  • Hi, CeBIT is over. We had a very good time and we are very tired. Some of us have blogged during the event. Others since the event and yet others will write later on. The links to the various blog ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Mar 8, 2010 at 8:02 am
    Mar 8, 2010 at 1:02 pm
  • We should get us one of these: http://www.slideshare.net/channels
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Feb 4, 2010 at 3:35 pm
    Feb 4, 2010 at 3:35 pm
  • I am really not sure what does it take for Padre, the Perl IDE to become an EPO project but I'd appreciate if you considered voting it to become one and then start promote it through the regular ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Feb 4, 2010 at 11:29 am
    Feb 15, 2010 at 2:40 pm
  • Hey Gabor, What are the dates for the conferences you have stands at again? -- Mark Keating BA (Hons) | Writer, Photographer, Cat-Herder Managing Director | Shadowcat Systems Limited ...
    Mark KeatingMark Keating
    Jan 7, 2010 at 11:20 am
    Jan 7, 2010 at 11:20 am
  • As you might have heard there is a group of people trying to represent Perl and Perl projects on various non-perl events. aka, promotion. We'll have a stand on both FOSDEM and CeBIT and I hope we ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Dec 18, 2009 at 11:05 am
    Feb 15, 2010 at 12:47 pm
  • So we have our mailing list and a new page on the Perl 5 wiki where we would like to list events that might be interesting to participate: http://www.perlfoundation.org/perl5/index.cgi?events Please ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Dec 9, 2009 at 10:19 am
    Dec 9, 2009 at 10:19 am
  • There is a new mailing list on the block ?called events@lists.perlfoundation.org The objective of this list is to make sure Perl and projects written in Perl are well represented on events such as ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Dec 8, 2009 at 7:57 am
    Dec 8, 2009 at 7:57 am
  • I am trying to organize Perl content to FOSDEM http://www.fosdem.org/2010/ is 6-7 February 2010 in Brussels, Belgium. and CeBIT is http://www.cebit.de/opensource_e 206 March 2010 in Hannover, Germany ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Nov 15, 2009 at 3:14 pm
    Nov 15, 2009 at 3:14 pm
  • Seems to me Wave may be a handy way of doing collaborative editing on various EPO documents. Who /has/ a Wave ID and who'd like one? I'm fleeftootmike@googlewave.com - I know MDK should have one by ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Oct 15, 2009 at 2:58 pm
    Oct 19, 2009 at 9:53 am
  • I've never been to FOSDEM so I don't know how there really work but I am planning to go this. I wonder if EPO (maybe along with TPF) would want to have Perl stand there? Gabor ---------- Forwarded ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Oct 12, 2009 at 7:11 pm
    Oct 16, 2009 at 2:32 pm
  • Hi, some of you might already know me from the Ironman posts or from elsewhere. http://szabgab.com/blog.html I have recently paid my EPO fee and wrote a small post about what I am missing from EPO ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Sep 15, 2009 at 3:50 pm
    Oct 5, 2009 at 5:23 pm
  • Hey all, This list seems to have stalled in the past couple of months s I thought I would re-awaken it. What are our plans for marketing going to be in the next year. How about we set ourselves a ...
    Mark KeatingMark Keating
    Aug 14, 2009 at 1:04 pm
    Aug 16, 2009 at 4:13 pm
  • Worth a shot? Begin forwarded message: -- Mike Whitaker | Perl developer, writer, guitarist, photographer mike@altrion.org | Board member, http://www.enlightenedperl.org/ Y!: tuxservers | Blog: ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Mar 10, 2009 at 10:24 am
    Mar 10, 2009 at 10:24 am
  • Hi, My employer[0] graciously allowed my colleagues and I to produce a Perl advocacy site, largely on company time, and hosted on company servers. Here it is: http://perlisalive.com/ The aim of the ...
    DennyDenny
    Feb 16, 2009 at 3:24 pm
    Feb 16, 2009 at 3:24 pm
  • I've shared a document with you called "EPO marketing boilerplate": http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dg77pzd2_12gn7k8kc6&invite=gxbx547 It's not an attachment -- it's stored online at Google Docs. To ...
    FleetfootmikeFleetfootmike
    Jan 27, 2009 at 8:19 am
    Jan 27, 2009 at 8:19 am
  • I've shared a document with you called "Cory Watson Bio": http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d7zw72v_1dp6f4kjk&invite=cbbgwxn It's not an attachment -- it's stored online at Google Docs. To open this ...
    JheephatJheephat
    Jan 27, 2009 at 1:02 am
    Jan 27, 2009 at 1:02 am
  • We need biographies for all the board members as well as any WG chairs. We need them promptly, like, by the end of the month. Please create a bio for yourself and share it via google docs so that we ...
    Cory WatsonCory Watson
    Jan 27, 2009 at 12:41 am
    Jan 27, 2009 at 12:41 am
  • So the current idea is to have a series of simple Calls To Action (henceforth, CTAs) on the front page. Here's a simple mockup: http://img.skitch.com/20090122-tjsmc7nssu7r4s4cx6dm5g5hef.png I like 3, ...
    Cory G WatsonCory G Watson
    Jan 22, 2009 at 3:24 am
    Jan 22, 2009 at 1:04 pm
  • I've shared a document with you called "EPO Marketing Task List": http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d432z84_21fbrqqdc6&invite=743518549 It's not an attachment -- it's stored online at Google Docs. To ...
    Jay ShirleyJay Shirley
    Jan 21, 2009 at 5:29 pm
    Jan 22, 2009 at 3:10 pm
  • I've shared a document with you called "OSCON EPO Talk": http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d7zw72v_0g66j2xg8&invite=g8hdcdt It's not an attachment -- it's stored online at Google Docs. To open this ...
    JheephatJheephat
    Jan 19, 2009 at 6:18 pm
    Jan 19, 2009 at 6:18 pm
  • Per some pushing by Chris and Mike I'm strongly considering rewriting a large chunk of my "Moose for Managers" talk to be "Enlightened Perl for Managers" or something, perhaps, less Managery and ...
    Cory WatsonCory Watson
    Jan 19, 2009 at 3:08 pm
    Jan 20, 2009 at 7:07 pm
  • I was directed to this list as a good place to find someone who may want to do promote Perl as a part time editor (few minutes a day). I've recently created a website (http://mostrecent.net) that ...
    Ian SmithIan Smith
    Jan 6, 2009 at 12:31 pm
    Jan 6, 2009 at 12:31 pm
  • Hello All, Matt suggested I send over some perl related statistics and that someone might want to place it somewhere on enlightened perl.org. This is not comprehensive by any means, but it's all I ...
    Jason KuriJason Kuri
    Dec 17, 2008 at 11:25 pm
    Dec 17, 2008 at 11:25 pm
  • This is the document for corporate memberships, in progress. Please feel free to provide any feedback and make changes, but be advised it is only about 25% done at this point. EPO Corporate ...
    Jay ShirleyJay Shirley
    Dec 12, 2008 at 8:25 pm
    Dec 12, 2008 at 8:25 pm
  • I kinda hope this doesn't need saying, but I do occasionally feel that some stuff only happens here if I prod folks, so... In a nutshell? If you see a need, or an opening? Don't wait for me or ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 9, 2008 at 10:13 pm
    Dec 9, 2008 at 10:13 pm
  • OK. Having written it and seen it written so many different ways it's starting to drive me batshit, let's try and standardise. I propose that the following are all equally valid means of referring to ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 9, 2008 at 7:16 pm
    Dec 9, 2008 at 9:22 pm
  • OK. So, fairly shortly, we should have the various press release and a FAQ sorted. (I could really use some traction on the last five FAQ questions, as a couple are still blank and several others ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 9, 2008 at 6:39 pm
    Jan 27, 2009 at 3:50 pm
  • Reminder - deadline for comments on the various things up on Google docs is 10pm GMT tonight. -- Mike Whitaker - mike@altrion.org
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 9, 2008 at 6:00 pm
    Dec 9, 2008 at 6:00 pm
  • Documents for comment and review. Deadline close of US business Tuesday: please comment if you haven't. Introducing the Enlightened Perl exte... ...
    FleetfootmikeFleetfootmike
    Dec 7, 2008 at 5:13 pm
    Dec 7, 2008 at 5:13 pm
  • http://www.osdc.tw/ - deadline is Jan 31, conf is April 18-9. I'm pretty sure I'm already not free for the conference, but if there's someone nearer wants to present, I have contact with the ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 5, 2008 at 10:05 am
    Dec 5, 2008 at 10:05 am
  • Time we had a FAQ, methinks. I've started with a bunch of questions - feel free to edit. (Which means, PLEASE DO!) Enlightened Perl FAQ http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dg77pzd2_2ck5nmpfg&inviteBpj38
    FleetfootmikeFleetfootmike
    Dec 5, 2008 at 9:51 am
    Dec 5, 2008 at 9:51 am
  • Following up on some banter on Freenode's #perl, it hit me that we seriously need some high profile, successful applications (primarily Web sites, because a user can just click and go) showing where ...
    Christopher NehrenChristopher Nehren
    Dec 5, 2008 at 1:26 am
    Dec 5, 2008 at 1:26 am
  • Google docs drafts of press release stuff. Feel free to edit, and add more docs Introducing the Enlightened Perl exte... http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dg77pzd2_1dpzhqmc2&invite=sk7gpg Introducing EPO ...
    FleetfootmikeFleetfootmike
    Dec 4, 2008 at 9:38 am
    Dec 4, 2008 at 9:38 am
  • Ok, since this list appears to contain the brains trust for announcing things. We have three (and counting) things that need announcing, especially given the current storm over various blog posts ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 3, 2008 at 8:56 pm
    Dec 4, 2008 at 1:29 pm
  • I have an initial proposal that should have immediate feedback. Please respond with any comments, questions or ideas. I propose that we (the EPO) initiate weekly contact with an Industry-respected ...
    Jay ShirleyJay Shirley
    Dec 3, 2008 at 7:03 pm
    Dec 5, 2008 at 12:17 pm
  • http://use.perl.org/~Ovid/journal/38010 -- Mike Whitaker | Perl developer, writer, guitarist, photographer mike@altrion.org | Board member, http://www.enlightenedperl.org/ Y!: tuxservers | Blog: ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 3, 2008 at 11:54 am
    Dec 3, 2008 at 11:54 am
  • Can someone put together a one-paragraph 'bottom of the press release' summary of who we are, what we do and how to contact us? It may need to come in three flavours for the different target ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 1, 2008 at 8:29 am
    Dec 3, 2008 at 8:49 pm
  • - Be positive. If you say 'Perl is not dead' people won't hear the 'not', they'll hear the punchy word 'dead'. (Example - ever wondered why no-one stops running if you yell 'don't run'? That's why ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 1, 2008 at 8:28 am
    Dec 3, 2008 at 6:50 pm
  • As I only just discovered this list exists, sadly I haven't had time to comment yet. Initial reaction is 'brilliant piece'. More detailed reaction and comments to follow later in the week - I'm stuck ...
    Mike WhitakerMike Whitaker
    Dec 1, 2008 at 8:12 am
    Dec 2, 2008 at 12:51 pm
  • A while ago, I volunteered to write an article for EPO regarding why marketing is important to perl. This is the first draft of the results. I've still got some edits to do, but would regardless ...
    Christopher NehrenChristopher Nehren
    Nov 16, 2008 at 12:23 am
    Nov 26, 2008 at 6:21 pm
  • Did I get it? Did I, huh, huh? -- Mark Keating BA (Hons) | Writer, Photographer, Cat-Herder Managing Director | Shadowcat Systems Limited Director/Secretary | Enlightened Perl Organisation ...
    Mark KeatingMark Keating
    Sep 6, 2008 at 10:51 am
    Sep 6, 2008 at 10:51 am
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