Code4Lib-Midwest - 2014

C4LIBMIDW-MARCUTILS.TAR.GZ "Messing with MARC" which also includes a few non-MARC utilities


Developer Meets Developer - 2011

D2D.PPT "Covering some historical items, ongoing activities, and in-development projects"


ELUNA 2009 Presentations

PATRONCLEANUP.PPT "Taking Your Customers to the Cleaners: Historical Patron Data Cleanup and Routine Purge Preparation"
  Files mentioned available by request
ORIENT.PPT "Orientation Session for (New) Presenters and Moderators"

(based on previous such presentations)



ELUNA 2008 Presentations

FILELOAD.PPT "Automating a Vendor File Load Process with Perl and Shell Scripting"
FTPPCATAPPR.PL The program that handles the Promptcat approval file process
OCLC980.PL Splits files on invoice number
PWGEN.PL Generates a password
IMPORTALL.SH Loops on the files from the split process
PRODIMPORT.SCRIPT Shell script that does the actual loading
GETPROMPTCATPW.KSH Shell script that handles password changes
 
DBI.PPT "Perl DBI Scripting with the ILS"
NAMELETTERS.PL Counts patrons whose last names begin with each letter
RETIREES.PL Retrieve information on retirees who've borrowed something in the past year
DBDDRIVERS.PL Get list of DBD drivers on the current system
FINDBADLEADER.PL Retrieve info on records whose leader does not end in 4500
TESTBIND.PL Test program that contrasts several query methods


EUGM 2007 Presentation

YOUCANDOITPERL.PPT "You Can Do It! Start Using Perl to Handle Your Voyager Needs"
DEMO.PL Program that illustrates concepts from the presentation
FINDMANYEMAIL.PL A program dissected in the presentation
NOAUTHSJ.PL A program dissected in the presentation
DATEMATH.PL Some examples of performing math with dates in Perl
SNIPPET.GREP Regular expression stuff I've found useful


EUGM 2006 Presentations

PLUNGING INTO PERL.PPT "Plunging Into Perl While Avoiding the Deep End (mostly)"
DATEMATH.PL Some examples of performing math with dates in Perl
SNIPPET.GREP Regular expression stuff I've found useful
 
    Co-presentation with Mary Ross, Head of Systems
        Mary presented the librarian view
        Roy presented the technical view
MELCAT.PPT "Voyager Meets MeLCat: MC'ing the Introductions"  (technical view)
BIBOUT.PL Does the bib processing for MeLCat
PATOUT.PL Does the patron extract for MeLCat
PATDIFF.PL Compares the current and previous patron extract to get
the differences to send to MeLCat


EUGM 2005 Presentation

    Co-presentation with Mary Ross, Head of Systems
        Mary presented the librarian view
        Roy presented the technical view
MARCIVE_PROCESSING.PPT "Marcive Documents: Catching Up and Keeping Up"  (technical view)
MARCIVE_PROCESSING.SCRIPT The script used to perform the Marcive file loading at WMU
MARCIVE_PROCESSING.JPG Flowchart of our Marcive process


EUGM 2004 Presentation

on the implementation of Don Hamilton's catalog backup software
CATBACKUP.PPT "Implementing a Backup Catalog… on a Student Budget"
 
CATBACKUP_HISTORY.DOC Implementation history at WMU
CATBACKUP_INSTRUCTIONS.DOC How to implement this version of CatBackup
 
CATBACKUP.TAR.GZ Files specific to the CatBackup implementation


EUGM 2003 Presentation

PERLS.PPT "A Strand of Perls: Some Home Grown Utilities"
 
CALLNUMBER.PM Call number normalization code in Perl module format
CNMODDOC.PM Call number normalization code in pseudo-code format
 
GETPROF.PL The get operator profile program
PATDUMP.PL The patron dump Perl program
GETPROF.INI .ini file for these two programs; determines browser usage
 
  Click on icon and "save as" Icon for patron dump program
  Click on icon and "save as" Icon for get operator profile program
 
DEMOCALL.PL Demo Perl program for call number sorting
DEMOCALL.LST Sample call numbers for sorting demo


VUGM 2002 Presentation

BLOB.PPT "Another Way to Attack the BLOB: Server-side Access via PL/SQL and Perl"
BLOB.DOC Accompanying text and code
BLOB.PL Perl example of blob access
BLOB.PLS PL/SQL example of blob access


VUGM 2001 Presentation

BATCHHOW.PPT "Cross-platform Batch Reports"
BATCHHOW.DOC Accompanying text and code
SCHEMA_LISTER.PL Perl program to get schema listing
EXAMPLE_WINBATCH.WBT Example WinBatch script


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