This Makes Me Happy

I like it when my software is used to do interesting and useful stuff.

Alex Kapranoff has built to aggregate blogs about Perl in Russian. He has used a patched version of my module Perlanet. I’ll be taking a close look at Alex’s patches to see what I should bring back into the CPAN version of the module.

By Dave Cross

Dave Cross runs Magnum Solutions Ltd., a London Perl consultancy. In 1998 he started London Perl Mongers, the first Perl Mongers group outside of Northern America. He is the author of Data Munging with Perl and a co-author of Perl Template Toolkit.


  1. Hello, David!
    Actually, there’s nothing in my clone of Perlanet and you could probably pull all changes. There’s a simple filter system which might be against your Perlanet philosophy but it’s too useful to ignore and Plagger is so monstrous that Perlanet won’t risk to compete with it for a very long time 🙂
    I’ll answer all your questions about my changes with pleasure.

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