/Sean Dague

About Sean Dague

Sean Dague is a Software Engineer at the IBM Linux Technology Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. He currently is working on a number of open source projects, including System Installation Suite, a Linux installation and maintenance tool, and OSCAR, a tool for building Linux high-performance computing clusters. He can be reached at japh@us.ibm.com.

Building Perl projects with MakeMaker

2010-05-26T11:25:35+00:00 May 1st, 2005|CGI and Perl|

If you've used UNIX or Linux for some period of time, you've probably written a few Perl programs to automate simple tasks. Each of these programs does something basic and simple that might otherwise take you 10 or 20 minutes to do by hand. In this article, Sean will show you how to convert just such a Perl program into a far more robust programming project, one that will be generic enough to be widely distributed across many disparate platforms.