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Procrastinate with DBIx::LazyCache — Jeffrey Goff, 45 minutes; pending

Do you experience feelings of dread or fear when you update database tables? Have you ever wanted to tell a DBIC column “Ah, fuggedaboudit” and populate it later? Then you need DBIx::LazyCache, at a CPAN mirror near you. Consolidate your caching and business logic in one easy-to-use DBIx::Model.

Custom Routing Protocols in Dancer - Play Nicely With JavaScript — Jeffrey Goff, 45 minutes; pending

Simplify communicating between Dancer2 and your JavaScript front end by writing your own custom routing protocols. We’ll take Dancer2, DXtreme’s DataGrid, and your existing DBIx::Class schema, and combine them into a single route keyword you can use in your own apps.

Juggling Patterns In Perl — Will Braswell, 45 minutes; pending

Juggling patterns are described by a mathematical language named Siteswap, with names such as: 333 AKA “Cascade” 4444 AKA “Fountain” AKA “Can’t You Juggle More Than 3?” 55555 AKA “5 Cascade” AKA “Can’t You Juggle More Than 4?” 51 AKA “Shower” 52515 AKA “Passing The Baby”

Practical Perl 6 — Jeffrey Goff, 240 minutes; pending

Learn Perl 6 hands-on as we build a database-driven wiki application from the ground up with a modern fully-asynchronous web server, SQLite and a full OORDBMS. We'll construct a simple web application that you can deploy and launch with one command! Don't worry if you don't know Perl 6, that's what you're here to learn.

Overloading Perl OPs using XS — Nicolas Rochelemagne, 45 minutes; accepted

Several CORE functions can be overloaded using CORE::GLOBAL:: override, but sometimes it’s not possible and XS is the alternate option to mock some Perl OPs. You are going to learn how to mock Perl OPs in XS and replace them by some convenient Pure Perl helpers using the FileCheck operators -X.

Measuring the Quality of your Perl Code — Dave Cross, 45 minutes; accepted

A few suggestions of ways you can measure the "quality" of your Perl code. Because once you can measure something, you can start to improve it.

Modern Perl Web Development with Dancer2 — Dave Cross, 480 minutes; accepted

In this workshop we will build a simple web application using Dancer2 and several other modern web tools.

Moving Mountains With Perl — Lee Johnson, 20 minutes; accepted

Using a Raspberry Pi + stepper motor, with some simple Perl, to pan a large format camera. Ultimately to take photographs of mountains.

Perl 5: The past, the present, and one possible future — Sawyer X, 45 minutes; accepted

Perl 5.30, past and future. At least one of them.

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