Archive for the ‘programming’ Category

My Problem With Perl

I’ve becoming increasingly frustrated with Perl. Continue reading


Generating Printable Calendars

Jeremy Zawodny pointed to a calendar creator, that looks pretty cool. Continue reading

Using distutils

distutils is the Python standard for distributing modules. A package built upon distutils can be easily built and installed. It is similar in spirit to Perl’s ExtUtils::MakeMaker.

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bashlib is a shell script that makes CGI programming in the bash shell easier, or at least more tolerable. It contains a few functions that get called automatically and place form elements (from POSTs and GETs) and cookies in your environment. It also contains complete documentation on how to use these variables and how to set cookies manually. Continue reading