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So I posted my latest project. DHCPClient...it is supposed to let folks build DHCP packets from within perl. Probably not a big call for it, but I need it. It is not available via CPAN yet. I will wait until I have it regularly doing good DHCP_DISCOVERs first.

I have a ton of half completed projects that work "well enough" for me to do my job. Hopefully, posting this will get this one farther. I think all of my projects are initially too vast in scope, so I can get about a third done before I need to do something else for work. This ought to be focused enough.

Lots of my friends are unhappy with their jobs. I wish this wasn't so. It's like we've all hit this far in our lives, looked around, and noticed that the technology we are good at doesn't really make the world a better place, nor makes us any happier.

It'd be nice to actually make the world a better place.

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