Perl IDE

Matt S Trout dbix-class at
Wed Aug 8 10:02:54 BST 2007

On Tue, Aug 07, 2007 at 10:53:02PM +0100, Andy Armstrong wrote:
> On 7 Aug 2007, at 21:16, Randy J. Ray wrote:
> >>It's Mac OS X only - but TextMate is a really lovely programmer's.  
> >>Well, that's a vim user's view of it anyway :)
> >
> >Yes, but I'd have to buy a Mac in order to use it. Rather expensive  
> >piece of software, that :-).
> My PowerBook broke six weeks ago so I did two weeks of cold turkey  
> with Ubuntu - which is absolutely lovely and really rather  
> impressive. That made me learn vim properly - muscle memory rather  
> than just theoretically knowing what it can do. By the time the  
> replacement MBP arrived I'd almost convinced myself it was an  
> unnecessary indulgence. Almost. It was like coming home after a  
> protracted stay somewhere perfectly nice - but not home.

I felt much the same way coming back to a pure X system after a period using
a Mac.

I just can't bring myself to live without focus follows mouse :)

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