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FW Perlmonks: git for Perl projects

Perl

git for Perl projects? by andreas1234567 I recently listened to Randal Schwartz‘ (aka merlyn) and Leo Laporte‘s podcast interview with Junio Hamano, maintainer of the git version control system, on FLOSS weekly episode 19. Mr. Schwartz revealed that he is using git for his source...

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ISUG, Board of Directors and me

After talking with Mike Harold, the Executive Director of ISUG, I’ve nominated myself for one of the three Director positions on the ISUG board of directors.  I asked Mike many many questions, both on the sybase-l mailing list and in private emails.  Mike Harrold Posted:...

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Sybase Employees, TechWave and Photos

Back in August I asked Sybase their policy of photographing Sybase employees at TechWave in public areas: I know that attendees sign a disclosure when they register for TechWave regarding photos taken of them for the duration of the conference. Although it is common courtesy...

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Should ISUG be more open with its members?

It appears to me that more openness from the ISUG board of directors is needed. Specifically, processes and policies in order to avoid future misunderstandings (on both sides).  I speak of the ISUG issues thread on the sybase-l mailing list. With regards to the how...

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Got hacked and now we upgraded WordPress

During the last couple of days this blog was hacked twice due to the old version of WordPress that Yahoo! install on hosted websites. The first hack was sending out a virus which was removed and the site was repaired. The second was graffiti and...

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BIGINT datatype prior to ASE 15.0.2?

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise

Not quite but close! 🙂 Thomas Kennedy asked on the sybase-l@lists.isug.com mailing list what the equivalent of the BIGINT datatype is: Hi, Can anyone recommend a equivalent data type to the BIGINT (not supported in 12.5) for 12.5? Thanks in advance, Tom Kennedy We can...

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Feature Request: spt_values

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise

Feature Request: increase the number of entries in spt_values to reflect the documented sysdatabases.status(1-3) bitmaps The sysdatabases.status(1-3) bitmaps are listed in Sybooks. 1> select type, 2> name, 3> number, 4> inttohex(number) 5> from spt_values 6> where spt_values.type in ("D", "D2", "D3", "D4") 7> group by...

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Robert Jordan dies

‘Wheel of Time’ author Robert Jordan dies 3:15PM Tuesday September 18, 2007 Robert Jordan in 2000. Photo / Beth Gwinn Best selling fantasy author Robert Jordan has died of a rare blood disease aged 58, it has been reported. Jordan – whose real name was...

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