The Perl Renaissance

A session at linux.conf.au 2013

Wednesday 30th January, 2013

4:35pm to 5:20pm (EST)

The Perl Renaissance is in full swing. Object frameworks and syntax have been undated, web frameworks are easy and powerful, and modules are easy to manage and install.

  • Overhauling Perl's Object Oriented framework with Moose.
  • Using MooseX::Method::Signatures for beautiful classes.
  • Building web applications using Dancer
  • Not worrying about web servers by using Plack.
  • Critiquing your code with Perl::Critic
  • Write amazing regexps with named captures.
  • Install new modules quickly and easily with cpanminus
  • Manage Perl installations easily with perlbrew
  • A whole swag of new features with perl 5.10–5.16
  • Much, much more!

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Paul Fenwick

Adventuretarian. Enjoys Perl, social hacking, mycology, scuba diving, coffee, cycling, FOSS, meeting new people, and talking like a pirate. World famous in NZ.

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linux.conf.au 2013

Australia Australia, Canberra

28th January to 2nd February 2013

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Time 4:35pm5:20pm EST

Date Wed 30th January 2013

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