Top Posting

I get asked from time to time, always by non-software-developers, why it is that I start my email replies at the bottom of the thread.

My reply:

 for their mental dexterity and I admire them read from bottom to top, but a select few from top to bottom, most people read 

McCarthy on Politics

I share a birthday and a name with Eugene McCarthy. I also share his belief:

Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game and dumb enough to think it’s important.

Busy week on CPAN

It was a busy week for pushing new releases to CPAN. These modules all got updates last week:

  • DBIx-Class-RDBOHelpers-0.11
  • Search-Query-0.25
  • Dezi-Client-0.002002
  • Search-OpenSearch-0.31
  • Search-Tools-0.99
  • SWISH-Prog-Lucy-0.20
  • Search-OpenSearch-Server-0.28
  • Search-OpenSearch-Engine-Lucy-0.19
  • CatalystX-CRUD-Model-RDBO-0.30
  • CatalystX-CRUD-ModelAdapter-DBIC-0.13
  • CatalystX-CRUD-0.56
  • Search-QueryParser-SQL-0.010
  • Dezi-0.002012