O'Reilly Open Source Convention - August 1-5, 2005 - Portland, Oregon
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Perl

The Perl track covers the latest trends and developments in Perl, including Perl 5 and Perl 6, from databases, mod_perl, high-traffic search engines, Unicode, and parsing Perl with Perl, to the implementation of the Perl 6 compiler. Learn about the Pugs prototype!! Don't miss the chance to meet Perl greats such as Larry Wall, Damian Conway, Allison Randal, Nicholas Clark, Rafael Garcia-Suarez, Mark-Jason Dominus, and Randal Schwartz.

Wednesday, August 3

A Few Cool Things About mod_perl 2.0
Geoffrey Young, Senior Software Engineer, Ticketmaster
Location: Portland 251
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

Perl 6 Update
Damian Conway, Thoughtstream
Larry Wall, Writer, Author and Creator of Perl
Location: Portland 256
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

What's New in Perl 5
Nicholas Clark, Fotango
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Location: Portland 256
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl

Apocalypse Now! - Perl 6 Is Here Today
Brian Ingerson, Free Agent, Social Text, Inc.
Location: Portland 251
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl

The Conway Channel 2005
Damian Conway, Thoughtstream
Location: Portland 256
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Perl

Perl 5.8 and Unicode: Myths and Facts
Dan Kogai
Location: Portland 251
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Perl

How to Serve a Billion Requests a Day with Perl
Kevin Scaldeferri, Lead Developer, Yahoo/Overture
Location: Portland 256
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Perl

Search Panel
Kevin Falcone, Developer, Best Practical Solutions LLC
Location: Portland 256
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Perl

Practical Perl Testing
 chromatic, Technical Evangelist, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Ian Langworth
Andy Lester, Senior Programmer, Follett Library Resources
Bill Odom, President, The Perl Foundation
Location: Portland 251
Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Track: Perl

Design and Implementation of the Perl 6 Compiler
Patrick Michaud, Consultant, pmichaud.com
Location: Portland 256
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Perl


Thursday, August 4

Lightning Talks
Mark-Jason Dominus, Chief Programmer, Plover Systems Co.
Location: Portland 256
Time: 10:45am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl

PPI: Parsing, Analyzing, and Manipulating Perl (without Perl)
Adam Kennedy, Founder, Phase N Australia
Location: Portland 256
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Perl

Inside Ponie, the Bridge from Perl 5 to Perl 6
Nicholas Clark, Fotango
Location: Portland 256
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Perl

Extreme Perl Makeover
Peter Scott, Owner, Pacific Systems Design Technologies
Location: Portland 256
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Perl


Friday, August 5

MVC Web Development with Perl
Perrin Harkins, Senior Engineer, Plus Three
Location: Portland 251
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

Build Easily Extensible Perl Programs
Ask Bjørn Hansen, Develooper.com
Location: Portland 256
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl

Logic Programming in Perl: Let the Computer Do the Hard Work
Curtis "Ovid" Poe
Location: D136
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl
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Read and Write OpenOffice Documents with Perl
Tom Anderson, Design Automation Scientist, Agilent Technologies
Location: Portland 255
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl


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