Scripts to Generate Usernames

I’ve written a couple of posts about a script I wrote to generate usernames.  Since then I’ve written another script that uses Yahoo’s XML API and both of them have been included in SamuraiWTF.  It’s been pretty cool to see people try out something that I wrote and find it useful to them.  The scripts are still pretty rough and … Read More


Mike Patterson on the Pauldotcom mailing list commented that he thought could use handling for middle names.  The template that he suggested was of first initial, middle initial and last name.  I think he’s right.  Originally I had the script avoid middle names or initials, but I went back and added the format Mike requested. So here it is.  … Read More