[was Reigstering a .pm] alex at
Thu Jun 14 10:03:32 BST 2007

Louis wrote:
> (*) Banks, AFAIK, doesn't allow techies to access the internet, and
> keep using pre-historic tools and techniques as a form of keeping
> things "stable" and "safe". Of course, this is my limited point of
> view, not any kind of truth.

That may be true in some places but I havent seen anywhere like that
recently. (The place I've seen worst for this was Reuters - not a bank at

But even if you are cut off from the internet at work is that not a good
reason to find perl programmers to socialise with outside of work ? :-)


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