For a couple of months, it had been one of these things I knew I wanted to do sooner or later ... but preferred to leave until later. Somehow there was always something more urgent, a bug to fix, a release to prepare, a doc to write, an analysis to rediscuss, a new musical piece to rehearse, so I never got into really doing it.
Matt Trout already tickled me a couple of weeks ago in his commentary about DBIx::DataModel
Perl blogging had been around for a while, in particular in use.perl
Once the decision to blog was taken, I had to decide about the how and where. I already had a L
However, I felt that blogging in use.perl would somehow miss the point of Ironman, which is to get the world to hear about perl outside of the Perl echo chamber.
The other solution would be to go like real geeks, who have their own internet domains, running software they have chosen or written themselves, caring about configuration and maintenance issues ... however I haven't found the time to do it for the last 6 months. So finally there I am, hosted by blogger.com, and I know that everything written here will definitely be indexed, so the goal of propagating Perl culture should be attained...
Hello, world, please come back and stay in tune !