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JavaScript debugging

By Todd Whiteman, September 15, 2008

For the Komodo developers out there, I've uploaded a Komodo compatible version of the Venkman JavaScript Debugger. This will enable JavaScript/Komodo developers to examine the execution of JavaScript code within Komodo. Grab it here:
http://community.activestate.com/node/2775

Double Your ActivePerl, Double Your Fun

By , September 5, 2008

What's better than an ActivePerl release? Two, of course! We've updated both ActivePerl tracks (one for users who have moved to Perl 5.10, the other for folks who rely on Perl 5.8). ActivePerl 5.8.8.824 has lots of new goodies and...

What's better than an ActivePerl release? Two, of course! We've updated both ActivePerl tracks (one for users who have moved to Perl 5.10, the other for folks who rely on Perl 5.8).

Tabs and snippets: when 4 + 8 still gives you 8

By , September 3, 2008

[Blogging while the ActiveState web site goes through a bit more reorganization...] First, Komodo snippets let you prepare boilerplate snippets of code that you can quickly insert into programs while writing them. For example, if you're writing a JavaScript component,...

[Blogging while the ActiveState web site goes through a bit more reorganization...]

"ActivePerl is meeting, if not beating our expectations"

By Kendra Penrose, August 11, 2008

Hard to believe it's already the middle of August..and the end of the official summer months. How do I make myself feel better about the inevitable change in seasons? Well, I curl up on my chaise lounge and read a...

Hard to believe it's already the middle of August..and the end of the official summer months. How do I make myself feel better about the inevitable change in seasons? Well, I curl up on my chaise lounge and read a success story about another happy ActiveState customer.

Save 25% with the Pro Studio Upgrade Sale!

By , August 1, 2008

Komodo IDE 4.x, PDK 7.x, or TDK 4.x license holder? Want to add the power of ActivePerl Pro Studio or ActiveTcl Pro Studio to your dev tools and save? Perfect: we're having a month-long Pro Studio Summer Upgrade Sale! You'll...

Komodo IDE 4.x, PDK 7.x, or TDK 4.x license holder?

Want to add the power of ActivePerl Pro Studio or ActiveTcl Pro Studio to your dev tools and save?

Perfect: we're having a month-long Pro Studio Summer Upgrade Sale!

Places to go in Vancouver this weekend

By , July 24, 2008

As promised while chatting to the MozDev guys at OSCON, here are some of my favorite places to go for food and drink in Vancouver:

10 Myths Debunked

By Kendra Penrose, July 22, 2008

Read our latest white paper, "10 Myths About Running Open Source Software in Your Business" When it comes to open source software, there are often two camps: open source zealots who insist that Windows never works (Linux is king!) and...