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  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Perl should use XML for documentation instead of POD =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Frank Tobin <ftobin@uiuc.edu ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:34 am
    Oct 6, 2000 at 6:31 am
  • How about the traditional birthstone for the 6th month (June)? That would be Alexandrite. This has the added advantage of being named after Tsar Alexander I, who, like Perl, was ruler over a vast ...
    GrommelGrommel
    Oct 20, 2000 at 8:13 pm
    Oct 29, 2000 at 7:59 pm
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Perl should use XML for documentation instead of POD =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Frank Tobin <ftobin@uiuc.edu ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 4, 2000 at 6:25 am
    Oct 6, 2000 at 3:18 pm
  • hi, Most of the software projects has their code name f.e. : You still can see in the INF files win95 code name Chicago, there was Memphis ...... Red Had Version 7 (Guinness) Version 6.2 (Zoot) ...
    RaptorRaptor
    Oct 19, 2000 at 1:52 pm
    Oct 24, 2000 at 12:39 pm
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Simplifying split() =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Sean M. Burke <sburke@cpan.org Date: 30 Sep 2000 Mailing List: ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:40 am
    Oct 7, 2000 at 3:42 pm
  • Hi, I have this perl script that grabs new information from GuardianUnlimited site. But the problem is that I get an internal server error and as I am new to this I have no idea what it means. I ...
    Ajdin BrandicAjdin Brandic
    Oct 24, 2000 at 11:16 am
    Oct 24, 2000 at 6:28 pm
  • I'm afraid I had a family crisis yesterday, else another RFC would have been submitted. Part of Perl's problems, a severe internal problem that has external (user side) consequences, is that Perl ...
    David GroveDavid Grove
    Oct 1, 2000 at 3:13 pm
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:04 pm
  • Here's a summary of the points that came up in Larry's Atlanta Linux Showcase talk. I've run this summary past Larry, and he has approved it as being a fair representation of what he said. Remember ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 30, 2000 at 5:41 pm
    Nov 2, 2000 at 1:10 am
  • In discussing how to rename "local" we appear to be trading in the spatial metaphor for the temporal. How about fornow which could occur either before or after the assignment? fornow $" = ','; $" = ...
    David L. NicolDavid L. Nicol
    Oct 18, 2000 at 10:46 pm
    Oct 20, 2000 at 10:16 pm
  • Actually, I put it that way specifically to ruffle just the right feathers, in the hope that Larry might pick up on it. My apologies to the non-Perl-KGB-elite. I'm not known for tact. That's a ...
    David GroveDavid Grove
    Oct 1, 2000 at 5:46 pm
    Oct 1, 2000 at 9:24 pm
  • From: Dan Sugalski Hmm... I'm 99.9% ignorant on this subject, but doesn't this relate back to past discussions of C--, the portable assembly language? (www.cminusminus.org) I realize C-- isn't just ...
    Garrett GoebelGarrett Goebel
    Oct 23, 2000 at 8:29 pm
    Oct 24, 2000 at 2:42 pm
  • I'd like to put in a pitch for RFC 124 in Perl 6. Balanced binary trees (such as AVL or red-black trees) allow O(log2 n) insertion, searching, outputting ranges of keys & deletion. I wouldn't want to ...
    Carl WuebkerCarl Wuebker
    Oct 16, 2000 at 6:26 pm
    Oct 18, 2000 at 3:43 pm
  • I wondered since quite a time why atan2 takes 2 arguments. This doesn't make much sense to me since you can always calculate you own "slope" and pass it to atan2. If there is some issue in this that ...
    Jorg ZiefleJorg Ziefle
    Oct 17, 2000 at 9:22 pm
    Oct 18, 2000 at 5:50 am
  • hi, I haven't used Python... but last days I read some stuff, wanted to compare both languages for myself and found something interesting. They are proposing extentinon to Pyhon 2 (with their so ...
    RaptorRaptor
    Oct 8, 2000 at 10:17 am
    Oct 17, 2000 at 7:23 pm
  • would this be better suited by the previously proposed (i'm not sure for perl6 though) C<no scope; pragma? Looks like Nathan Wiger has already proposed a 'scope' pragma in RFC 64, but it does not ...
    Greg WilliamsGreg Williams
    Oct 1, 2000 at 5:51 am
    Oct 3, 2000 at 1:35 am
  • Sorry to mention the code name thing again, I thought the whole endeavor rather silly. But I just stumbled upon the dictionary definition below, so I submit it for due (mis)consideration: pearly ...
    Tad McClellanTad McClellan
    Oct 29, 2000 at 4:06 pm
    Oct 29, 2000 at 8:39 pm
  • Do I hear a volunteer to take over maintenance of one of my RFC's? :) He's right, it sure beats pitching code names. If you're on -meta, David, you might have seen Larry's suggestion. I don't think ...
    J. David BlackstoneJ. David Blackstone
    Oct 21, 2000 at 4:30 am
    Oct 23, 2000 at 3:45 pm
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Elements of @_ should be read-only by default =head1 VERSION Maintainer: John Tobey <jtobey@john-edwin-tobey.org ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:47 am
    Oct 2, 2000 at 9:58 am
  • I'd be all for the XML documentation idea, either as a replacement for or as a substitute for POD. However, I'd like to note that if you want XML documentation in your Perl code, POD really makes it ...
    J. David BlackstoneJ. David Blackstone
    Oct 1, 2000 at 7:00 pm
    Oct 2, 2000 at 2:51 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Better english names for -X =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com Date: 24 Sep 2000 Last ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:48 am
    Oct 1, 2000 at 5:14 pm
  • in the beginning... the code name "omega" would be a fitting handle...after all, this will be the last perl of all...i am obviously assuming perl 6 will not be still born. within *three years* of its ...
    Foo BarFoo Bar
    Oct 19, 2000 at 10:01 pm
    Oct 20, 2000 at 9:12 am
  • From: John Porter if the parser can skip between: =pod =cut it can certainly be made to skip between: <pod </pod
    Garrett GoebelGarrett Goebel
    Oct 2, 2000 at 3:35 pm
    Oct 4, 2000 at 5:13 pm
  • I'd like to add that multiline shell capabilities would be *extremly* useful for the perldl shell (as already noted by the author) and pdl-porters emphatically support this RFC. If Python can do it ...
    Christian SoellerChristian Soeller
    Oct 2, 2000 at 7:56 pm
    Oct 3, 2000 at 4:17 pm
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Keep dump capability. =head1 VERSION Maintainer: S. A. Janet <stosh@eskimo.com Date: 30 Sep 2000 Mailing List: ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:42 am
    Oct 2, 2000 at 4:10 pm
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Dominant Value Expressions =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Glenn Linderman <glenn@linderman.com Date: 29 Sep 2000 Last ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:31 am
    Oct 1, 2000 at 4:24 pm
  • Here's the rest of my transcription of Larry's talk. He hasn't had time to proofread it, so I'm posting it now in the interest of getting it out. Ask, please add it to your page at dev.perl.org. When ...
    Nathan TorkingtonNathan Torkington
    Oct 30, 2000 at 5:23 pm
    Oct 30, 2000 at 5:23 pm
  • Okay folks, I'd like to remind everyone that on the perl 6 lists it's expected that we can all act like rational adults. This means no flaming, no ranting, no whining, and no behaving like spoiled ...
    Dan SugalskiDan Sugalski
    Oct 29, 2000 at 8:49 pm
    Oct 29, 2000 at 8:49 pm
  • Sorry if Off topic Looking for a Perl programmer in Brisbane , Australia using DBI inetrface to mysql Database If interested please drop me a line
    Tony HallTony Hall
    Oct 11, 2000 at 12:10 am
    Oct 11, 2000 at 12:10 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Short-circuiting built-in functions and user-defined subroutines =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Garrett Goebel ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 4, 2000 at 6:23 am
    Oct 4, 2000 at 6:23 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Common attribute system to allow user-defined, extensible attributes =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Nathan Wiger ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:47 am
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:47 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Heredoc contents =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Richard Proctor <richard@waveney.org Date: 27 Aug 2000 Last Modified: ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:39 am
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:39 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Immediate subroutines =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Jean-Louis Leroy Date: 4 Aug 2000 Last Modified: 1 Oct 2000 ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:27 am
    Oct 2, 2000 at 12:27 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Improve Perl Persistance =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Adam Turoff <ziggy@panix.com Date: 24 Sep 2000 Last Modified: ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:47 am
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:47 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Enhanced Pack/Unpack =head1 VERSION Maintainer: Edwin Wiles <ewiles@cox.rr.com Date: 22 Aug 2000 Last Modified: ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:05 am
    Oct 1, 2000 at 6:05 am
  • This and other RFCs are available on the web at http://dev.perl.org/rfc/ =head1 TITLE Overloadable parentheses for objects =head1 VERSION Maintainer: pdl-porters team <pdl-porters@jach.hawaii.edu ...
    Perl6 RFC LibrarianPerl6 RFC Librarian
    Oct 1, 2000 at 5:59 am
    Oct 1, 2000 at 5:59 am
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