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Re: My first computer was...

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Jul 04, 2003 at 13:27 UTC ( #271469=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My first computer was...

I answered TRS-80, but if "programmable calculators" count as well, it was an HP-97.

CountZero

"If you have four groups working on a compiler, you'll get a 4-pass compiler." - Conway's Law

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Re: Re: My first computer was...
by pfaut (Priest) on Jul 04, 2003 at 14:23 UTC

    I wrote some pretty large programs on my TI-58 including a bowling scorer.

    90% of every Perl application is already written.
    dragonchild

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[Corion]: But without instructions on how to easily test things yourself, I don't think such a call to arms is helpful
[Corion]: (this post on nntp.perl.org / p5p makes it seem to me that smoke testers seem to have a blind spot there)
[Corion]: Hmmm. Maybe setting $ENV{PERL5LIB}=" some path without dot"; perl Makefile.PL; make test already is enough to locally test your module...
[Corion]: Meh, no, will need a BEGIN hook...
[Corion]: ... and PERL5OPT does not like -e in it :-(
[Corion]: Ah. The magic invocation is set PERL5OPT=-M-lib=. (equivalent of no lib '.';
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