• November 29, 2021


A blog by Tom Rouillard

Category : Perl


Setting up Git Pulls in Crontab

I have a small application that reads Git data and processes developer contributions based on lines of code (inserts + deletes), files edited and the number of commits each month. I wanted to automate the Git pull command so that this application would stay up to date without me having to manually run a command-line […]


MySQL & Perl on OS X Mavericks

After upgrading to Mavericks, my local development environment stopped working — more specifically, Perl would no longer talk to MySQL. Recently, I decided to figure it out. I was getting the following error from a Perl script that was trying to talk to my database. The database was there, it was accessible from the command […]