Tag Archives: hacks

Why I sometimes hate require

Can you spot the error in this code? Not yet? Here's the error I get compiling it: What the heck? I imported Num, so why is it not allowed? (Spot the error yet?) Here's a hint: I'm using a Mac. Does this make it clearer: Aha! I said "Mooselike" instead of "MooseLike". And the Mac […]

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Hilight growls from irssi with Plack and ssh

I use irssi/screen on a remote server to maintain a constant IRC presence and I wanted a nice way to pop up a pretty, on-screen notification when my nick is hilighted or when I get a direct message. Irssi already has Perl 5 scripting support built-in, so the rest just took a little whipuptitude. Here […]

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