[Melbourne-pm] Meeting tomorrow night: Wednesday 9th May

leif.eriksen at hpa.com.au leif.eriksen at hpa.com.au
Tue May 8 20:40:36 PDT 2007

Just a heads up - a recruiter contacted me yesterday and wants to come
to the meeting. I said your welcome, we welcome everyone (except carny
folk) but if you want to pitch, you have to pay with

I don't think he wants to pitch, but as his job is to recruit perl
programmers, he wants to "see where the action is". Which is remarkable
proactive, and unlike nearly every other recruiter I've met. He must be



-----Original Message-----
From: pjf at perltraining.com.au [mailto:pjf at perltraining.com.au] 
Sent: Wednesday, 9 May 2007 1:33 PM
To: melbourne-pm at pm.org
Subject: Re: [Melbourne-pm] Meeting tomorrow night: Wednesday 9th May

G'day Everyone,

Jacinta Richardson wrote:

> Talks
> -----
> 	Paul Fenwick will give a talk on Perl and System Administration,
> perhaps silly mistakes Perl programmers might make.

This will be a revamp of my talk "Doing Stupid Things with Perl", which
is an examination of some repeated mistakes that I've seen people make.
Some of you may remember it from OSDC 2004, however I've added new
content since then.

> 	I will probably give a talk on something cool.

Jacinta will be giving a talk on greediness and regular expressions, and
how to make your regexps be both correct and fast.



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