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Year in Review: 2017

Previously: Year in Review: 2016 (plus late 2015) #YARRLAND @ Two YARRS #YARRLAND @ One YARR Personal Deets Nothing too much to say. I used the phrase “settled down” for my entry about 2016, but in truth I remained unsettled … Continue reading

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Three Times I Didn’t Vote

Not necessarily times I could vote, mind. In reverse chronological order: 1. I checked out the anti-Trump protest in Vancouver tonight. That was a crazy election, eh? I didn’t vote, because of course I can’t: I’m Canadian. American elections are … Continue reading

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Macbook Data Recovery

Last summer the hard drive on my Macbook suddenly stopped booting. After panicking, I took it into work and was able to figure out a way of recovering my data, formatting the hard drive, and restoring Mac OSX without too … Continue reading

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I contributed to CPAN!

I spend a lot of time dealing with Perl at $WORK (as you can tell by the word “$WORK”). One of my projects¬†is updating our legacy code, which mostly runs on Perl 5.8. When I tried running things under Perl … Continue reading

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