Data::Dumper::GUI

Everyone knows all that command-line stuff is for weirdo geeks, right? 😉 So let’s bring Data::Dumper kicking and screaming into the 21st century and give it a pretty GUI! Introducing Data::Dumper::GUI; a GUI for Data::Dumper. It allows you to view…

Windows CPAN Testers, your help please…

I recently blogged about Ask, my new(ish) module for interacting with users via STDIN/STDOUT, a GUI, or whatever means possible. Writing GUI code in Perl unfortunately requires you to compile non-core modules such as Gtk2, Wx or Tk. There is…

Ask not what your user can do for you…

In many scripts, we need to prompt the end user for information – this could be a prompt for a file name, a selection from a list of options, or an answer to a yes/no question. The traditional approach to…