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Slides for the talk velociraptor at yapc-na-2010

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State Of The
Velociraptor

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Thanks
Larry

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"Perl 5 is a
velociraptor"

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Thanks
Larry

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State of
the Onion

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AMAZING

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BRILLIANT

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WAY BETTER
THAN THIS

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Thanks
Larry

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Thanks
YOU!

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Perleontology

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ancient
history

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Perl 0

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officemates

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Release date:
classified

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Perl 1

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world

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Release date:
1987-Dec-18

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Perl 2

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regular
expressions

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Release date:
1988-Jun-05

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Perl 3

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binary data

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Release date:
1989-Oct-18

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Perl 4

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Camel
book!

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4.000

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Release date:
1991-Mar-21

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Perl 5

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EVERYTHING
ELSE

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Release date:
1994-Oct-17

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(I was
eleven)

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December
2000

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$ISP

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csh
pico
BSDi

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Learning Perl
Programming Perl
The Perl Cookbook

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perl 5.6.0

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CPAN:
10,000
uploads

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we
used

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... DBI

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June
2010

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perl 5.12.1

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20,000
*dists*

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130,000
uploads

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we
use

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Catalyst DBIx::Class Moose
Module::Install local::lib
DateTime Plack cpanminus
JSON POE autobox Perlanet
Net::LDAP Email::Stuff ...

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Pumpkings
so far

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Larry Andy Tom Charles Nick
Chip Tim Malcolm Schwern
Richard Tom Sarathy Graham
Jarkko Hugo Rafael Nicholas
Leon Dave Ricardo Steve Jesse

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Nearly 5,000
CPAN uploaders

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5.12.0

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Release date:
2010-Apr-12

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750,000
lines

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over 200
contributors

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scaling the
release
process

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So easy ...

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(FETCH
$coat)

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Perlian
ecology

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CPAN
2010

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Dist::Zilla

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Plack

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cpanminus

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CPAN::Meta

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META.json

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MYMETA.json

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Perlanet

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PerlX::MethodCallWithBlock

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DBIx::Connector

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Try::Tiny

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Reflex

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Padre

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Moose 1.0!

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MOOSE ONE
POINT OH!

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How did I
get here?

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#catalyst

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"We need a
new repo
manager"

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"Any
volunteers?"

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...

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"I have
an idea"

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"Good. Give
yourself a
commit bit."

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........

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2006

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(1) write as
much cool code
as possible

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(2) make as much
cool code exist
as possible

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cat herding
ticket chasing
well-volunteered-ing

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learning not
to cause
unintentional
offence

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(sorry)

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pimb

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"pimb"++

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"pimb"++
eq "pimc"

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Perl Is My
Community

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I am an
enabler

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IRC:mst
mst@shadowcat.co.uk
@shadowcat_mst

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A per.ly
ontology

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Community
Marketing
Visibility

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www.perl.org

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Iron
Man

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blogs.perl.org

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reddit

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news.yc

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Tiobe

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Task::Kensho

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Strawberry
Perl Pro

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mibbit

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irc.perl.org
#perl

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#metallica

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Enlightend
Perl

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Karen
+ TPF
= JFDI

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Perl::Staff

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perl.y
oncology

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Current and
future core

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5.12:
keyword
hook

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5.12:
  package Foo 1.23;

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5.14:
  my $changed
    = $unchanged
      =~ s/a/b/r;

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5.14:
  package Foo {

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5.14:
exceptions
cleanup

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5.14:
EIGHT MONTHS
TO GO

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operator
hook?

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MOAR
DOCS

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(annoy me
if you get
warnocked)

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(annoy me
or Chas Owens
if you get
warnocked)

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This is not
your father's
perl

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2010 has
been awesome
already

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Welcome to
the future
of perl

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Surprise:
It's you!

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Thank You
IRC:mst
mst@shadowcat.co.uk
@shadowcat_mst