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  • Tim Bunce [Tim.Bunce@pobox.com] quoth: * * I'm sure there are many businesses using perl who have itches to scratch * and one efficient way for them to scratch is to fund relevant developers * who ...
    Elaine -HFB- AshtonElaine -HFB- Ashton
    Aug 14, 2001 at 4:06 pm
    Aug 25, 2001 at 8:39 pm
  • Well, the foundations of my fears come from intuition and from personal market research/observations. I have no way to argue on intuition.....but...market research is a "little" less qualitative. ### ...
    Selena SolSelena Sol
    Aug 14, 2001 at 7:58 am
    Aug 25, 2001 at 6:18 am
  • http://linuxtoday.com/news_story.php3?ltsn=2001-08-13-009-20-OP
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 16, 2001 at 3:54 pm
    Aug 18, 2001 at 9:29 pm
  • That would be "because I missed the Reply-to-All button" :-) OK, list, your input: is it too soon to claim ActiveState and Covalent as "successful" examples of open source businesses? What's the ...
    Jason W. MayJason W. May
    Aug 13, 2001 at 3:50 am
    Aug 14, 2001 at 7:45 am
  • Really, what I meant was anything that a) is not the pay-to-play model of certification b) keeps others from imposing the pay-to-play model on us I suppose I'm commiting the evil of thinking like ...
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 16, 2001 at 7:57 pm
    Aug 23, 2001 at 2:42 pm
  • Here are my reasons why the idea of using PHP on big projects scares me: 1) No namespaces. You pick a prefix for your function names (e.g., "mysql_") and that's all you've got. There's no ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Aug 22, 2001 at 5:04 am
    Aug 22, 2001 at 8:41 pm
  • I think you are so wrong in your conotation. Web services will not replace web applications. That is not the point of web services. There is no service to provide without the web applications. Web ...
    Selena SolSelena Sol
    Aug 21, 2001 at 3:32 am
    Aug 22, 2001 at 5:27 pm
  • Rather than look for ammunition, I suggest that you consider whether or not the use of php in this shop is inevitable--I think it is--and concentrate instead on looking for ways to argue for the use ...
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 6, 2001 at 8:25 pm
    Aug 8, 2001 at 4:33 pm
  • [ I got this privately, so attribution deleted ] I was not going to contribute more to this thread; but I figured that I would get a reply like the above and now I can't resist. I don't get that ...
    Ask Bjoern HansenAsk Bjoern Hansen
    Aug 18, 2001 at 8:56 am
    Aug 21, 2001 at 3:22 am
  • I might add, this is a good argument--perhaps even a better argument-- in a non-profit situation, where resources are typically even scarcer than in a business environment. John A
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 16, 2001 at 3:11 pm
    Aug 16, 2001 at 7:16 pm
  • Having done more public access than I care to shake a stick at (come to think of it retroactively, I'd _like_ to take a stick to some of it), I can tell you that the process is somewhat more ...
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 15, 2001 at 3:08 pm
    Aug 15, 2001 at 8:43 pm
  • Thought this might be of interest. It's not the most complicated of script, but it's the principle that counts :) Tim. ----- Forwarded message from "Jack C. Applewhite" <japplewhite@inetprofit.com ...
    Tim BunceTim Bunce
    Aug 29, 2001 at 7:39 pm
    Aug 29, 2001 at 7:39 pm
  • From: "Selena Sol" <selena@eXtropia.com Let me give you data from Thailand. Although not that many votes, but it will give you some kind of feeling. Please don't pollute the poll. ...
    KmanKman
    Aug 22, 2001 at 3:46 am
    Aug 22, 2001 at 3:46 am
  • Did you just shift the purpose of the list from yakking about advocacy to actually committing advocacy? If so, I'm all for it. John A
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 21, 2001 at 7:23 pm
    Aug 21, 2001 at 7:23 pm
  • Hi Tad - I understand where you are coming from and I too find comic value in Dilbert. However, though I hope I won't get crucified on this list for coming out of the closet, I want to officially let ...
    Selena SolSelena Sol
    Aug 21, 2001 at 2:21 am
    Aug 21, 2001 at 2:21 am
  • "Perl Success Stories" now occupies perhaps the best lead-in on the front page. J
    John AdamsJohn Adams
    Aug 18, 2001 at 3:13 pm
    Aug 18, 2001 at 3:13 pm
  • Stas Bekman [stas@stason.org] quoth: * On Tue, 14 Aug 2001, Selena Sol wrote: * * I found this post to the modperl list to be really refreshing and * interesting. I would love to be involved in such ...
    Elaine -HFB- AshtonElaine -HFB- Ashton
    Aug 14, 2001 at 1:36 pm
    Aug 14, 2001 at 1:36 pm
  • Yes to the first part, but I doubt it to the second. The existence of the poll became known and people made an effort to link to it. That does speak to the sort of people who use ...
    Jadams01Jadams01
    Aug 13, 2001 at 10:51 pm
    Aug 13, 2001 at 10:51 pm
  • ;login is a publication for Sysadmins published by Usenix 6 times a year. They are looking for a Perl columnist as I mentioned before. If you are interested please send an email to login@usenix.org. ...
    Elaine -HFB- AshtonElaine -HFB- Ashton
    Aug 13, 2001 at 5:48 pm
    Aug 13, 2001 at 5:48 pm
  • I have developed a new web site intended partly to demonstrate the power and flexibility of object-oriented Perl. You are invited visit the site at http://www.rice-audio.com. It is written entirely ...
    Robert Carl RiceRobert Carl Rice
    Aug 6, 2001 at 4:58 pm
    Aug 6, 2001 at 4:58 pm
  • This is a good piece of advocacy--any comments? http://www.dmreview.com/editorial/dmdirect/dmdirect_article.cfm?EdID=3436&issue=051801&record=1
    John AdamsJohn Adams
    Aug 6, 2001 at 2:48 am
    Aug 6, 2001 at 2:48 am
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