Perl CGI Scripts are cached after switching to mod_perl

I recently had to port a very old perl project to a new server, which is running mod_perl- that made me some headache as I didn’t know anything about that environment. Pages with dynamic form input from CGI::param suddenly seemed to be “cached”, the script did process old variables and emitted wrong output. After diggin’… Continue reading Perl CGI Scripts are cached after switching to mod_perl

Painless text-editing with Scribes 0.4 on Ubuntu

Colleagues keep laughing at me. It seems that I missed the point in a programmer’s life where he faces a shimmering light at the end of the dark terminal tunnel, where he suddently gets enlightened… and switches to eclipse or Textmate. Being an IDE-reject I’m used to work with bare-bones text editors, which support syntax-coloring,… Continue reading Painless text-editing with Scribes 0.4 on Ubuntu