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  • continuing to play with the cygwin64 perl blead that I built on Aug-12th. I mentioned the strange infinite loop in the questioning of gpg tool; haven't had time to research why that happened, yet ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Sep 1, 2014 at 1:46 pm
    Sep 1, 2014 at 1:46 pm
  • Hello all, I am trying to understand the strangeness encountered when trying to use HTTP 1.1 100 continue status. not by choice mind you; I am not sure why I am getting the 100 continue response, ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Aug 31, 2014 at 2:10 am
    Aug 31, 2014 at 2:10 am
  • Hi, is there a module available to read configuration files which are like this: arbitrary_denominator-00 | alternate-denominator-00 | alternate-denominator-01 [| ...] { itemA = <some string itemB = ...
    Aug 30, 2014 at 6:39 pm
    Aug 31, 2014 at 5:06 am
  • Hi All, I've looked at Net::Server (and have my "new" server with some 20K lines of code written in it that we're currently finalising), POE, and a few other things, but I cannot find what I am ...
    Chris KnipeChris Knipe
    Aug 28, 2014 at 2:19 pm
    Aug 29, 2014 at 1:41 pm
  • Hi all, like the title mentions this a short essay with a two-fold message. It is posted only to <span class="m_body_email_addr" title="79a74439bb05748df29a2a6f6f53dc84" beginners@perl.org</span (for ...
    Shlomi FishShlomi Fish
    Aug 28, 2014 at 9:12 am
    Aug 28, 2014 at 3:48 pm
  • Summary. PerlWizard <http://www.rtbaileyphd.com/perlwizard quickly generates front ends for user-friendly Perl scripts for Unix and Windows, with emphasis on the user interface, managing defaults ...
    Richard BaileyRichard Bailey
    Aug 26, 2014 at 1:45 am
    Aug 26, 2014 at 1:45 am
  • Looking at ping in perl. http://perldoc.perl.org/Net/Ping.html Ii do not see a way to ping with a pattern the way it is allowed under shell with -p ...
    Aug 24, 2014 at 5:03 pm
    Aug 24, 2014 at 5:03 pm
  • Hi, Hi, I have some sample code that posts some XML content to an URL using LWP agent and XML Smart. The response to this comes back as some custom XML. I now need to try and parse the response and ...
    Aug 22, 2014 at 10:27 am
    Aug 25, 2014 at 9:56 am
  • Hi Perl Gurus, What is the best module to use to read incoming emails from a particular user? Any examples would be great to! Thanks!
    Danny Wong (dannwong)Danny Wong (dannwong)
    Aug 22, 2014 at 12:52 am
    Aug 31, 2014 at 1:28 pm
  • Hi, I think I may have issues with the encoding in the perl below. Trying to monitor the http request/response using Fiddler I see some content length warnings at times. I also think there may be an ...
    Aug 21, 2014 at 8:55 am
    Aug 21, 2014 at 8:55 am
  • I am trying to recreate some code written in C# using perl. The goal is to create an XML formatted login packet and post it to http webserver and then parse the response. My first hurdle I think is ...
    Aug 20, 2014 at 10:26 am
    Aug 20, 2014 at 10:26 am
  • Hello, there are many very good examples on how to execute perl code from C. For example the following tutorial is very helpful: http://perldoc.perl.org/perlembed.html But it only shows calling from ...
    Manuel ReimerManuel Reimer
    Aug 19, 2014 at 4:12 pm
    Aug 20, 2014 at 6:54 pm
  • Hello, sub myfunc { my @x=(1,2,3); return \@x; } # or, sub myfunc { my @x=(1,2,3); return [@x]; } which one is the better way to return the list content? And if the method is an instance method? ...
    Ken PengKen Peng
    Aug 18, 2014 at 8:18 am
    Aug 18, 2014 at 1:08 pm
  • blead perl cygwin dl library missing || strawberry perl mingw and cygwin don't mixby default cygwin will import the path of the system into the cygwin shell. I found that I could not build perl build ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Aug 12, 2014 at 8:50 pm
    Aug 12, 2014 at 8:50 pm
  • hello everyone, work on this perl quest: https://questhub.io/realm/perl/quest/53d39f40b587a43011000143 trying to get cygwin64 perl blead smoking. still working my way through that tutorial with ...
    Dave HornerDave Horner
    Aug 11, 2014 at 5:51 am
    Aug 11, 2014 at 5:51 am
  • Hi All, please help me in understanding this script. ##1./dbopt/mounts/apps/irfora/utils/scr use DBI; use lib "$ENV{IRF_ORA_HOME}/utils/scr"; use UTILS_ORA('mailing', 'db_connect');--The script ...
    Uday VernekarUday Vernekar
    Aug 9, 2014 at 4:33 am
    Aug 11, 2014 at 10:50 am
  • Hi all, I have a Scala/Java Tomcat WebSocket server that I would like to test, Perl Integration-Testes will run after my Scala Unit-Tests. To do that, I would like to use a Perl system that would ...
    Marcos rebeloMarcos rebelo
    Aug 7, 2014 at 12:56 pm
    Aug 7, 2014 at 12:56 pm
  • I installed strawberry perl, edited out all my feeble attempts at troubleshooting, and -- voila! --, it's working. Thanks for all your help and encouragement. At my age, I'll never be a perl ...
    Aug 6, 2014 at 9:43 pm
    Aug 22, 2014 at 1:14 pm
  • The program begins #!/usr/bin/perl use Tie::File; use File::Copy 'copy'; use File::Spec; my $copy="000000-copy.htm"; my $recapfile="000000recap.txt"; my $htmfile="000000.htm"; my $ct; tie my @bfile, ...
    Aug 6, 2014 at 6:54 pm
    Aug 6, 2014 at 7:19 pm
  • Which perl should I (an occaisonal perl user, a rare perl programmer) use? I see cygwin strawberry perl activestate perl dwim perl ??? Thanks.
    Aug 5, 2014 at 9:20 pm
    Aug 6, 2014 at 6:10 pm
  • When I think of the word "beginners", I think of people starting out to learn perl and looking for advice. I'm actually not a beginner but a sort of "returner". Almost 80 years old, I use an ...
    Aug 2, 2014 at 7:01 pm
    Aug 2, 2014 at 8:02 pm
  • Hi I receive error when calling GitHub API from Perl (LWP). Basically, the problemis authentication failure, although the username and password combination is valid. In the code snippet below, I have ...
    Jul 31, 2014 at 4:01 pm
    Aug 1, 2014 at 9:21 am
  • I thought I was loosing my mind. Please read everything. John SJ Anderson writes: You don't know how helpful this was because when I put unless in there, it still always succeeded so it was time to ...
    Martin G. McCormickMartin G. McCormick
    Jul 31, 2014 at 2:44 pm
    Jul 31, 2014 at 2:44 pm
  • There are two arrays or lists. One is called @from_addresses and the other is @destinations. For the program to work, there must be at least one, possibly many strings in each of those arrays. Never ...
    Martin G. McCormickMartin G. McCormick
    Jul 30, 2014 at 6:27 pm
    Jul 30, 2014 at 8:58 pm
  • I pay about $8 per month for a shared server hosting at Hostgator. I recently asked Hostgator to install Mojolicious on my account because I wanted to migrate away from CGI. Hostgator tells me they ...
    Mike FlanniganMike Flannigan
    Jul 29, 2014 at 11:18 pm
    Jul 31, 2014 at 11:55 am
  • I think I've isolated the section that is not doing what I want. open (FHIN, "$recapfile") or die $!; my $indexb; ## for the recapfile array my $ofile; # Create new array containing all the lines of ...
    Peter HolsbergPeter Holsberg
    Jul 29, 2014 at 7:39 pm
    Aug 6, 2014 at 2:56 am
  • Suddenly, without warning or error messages, the script below is producing null for values of $hfile and $bfile! The script begins: #!/usr/bin/perl use Tie::File; use File::Copy 'copy'; use ...
    Jul 28, 2014 at 10:59 pm
    Jul 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm
  • One thing I just started working with is the anonymous subroutine as in $stringmuncher = sub { .... }; It lets one execute the same code multiple times from other code in the same scope without ...
    Martin G. McCormickMartin G. McCormick
    Jul 28, 2014 at 4:56 pm
    Jul 28, 2014 at 4:56 pm
  • Hi All, I have the odd (very rare) case where I am given a date in an incorrect format. I already use Date::Parse to convert the dates to a unix timestamp, and it's working incredibly well. However, ...
    Chris KnipeChris Knipe
    Jul 25, 2014 at 4:54 pm
    Jul 26, 2014 at 8:59 am
  • Dear list, Is that someone could take a look at this problem ? Thanks a lot, -- ------------------- Dr. Mohamed Houssni
    Mohamed HOUSSNIMohamed HOUSSNI
    Jul 23, 2014 at 1:07 pm
    Jul 24, 2014 at 1:25 pm
  • I checked CPAN for remove duplicate lines and only found Code::CutNPaste which doesn't sound like what I want. So I will build what I want although I'm sure it's out there somewhere. I have several ...
    Sherman WilldenSherman Willden
    Jul 21, 2014 at 10:01 pm
    Jul 22, 2014 at 12:21 am
  • I'm not a programmer so I apologize if I'm on the wrong list but I'm looking for some assistance in installing File::Scan::ClamAV. I've tried multiple ways, CPAN and from source, to install this and ...
    Jul 21, 2014 at 6:05 pm
    Jul 24, 2014 at 2:35 am
  • Hi All, I am currently learing perl and was trying command line switches but It is not working in window7 and 8. Can any one help me out about this. I am really stuck here. I tried following ...
    Purvee VoraPurvee Vora
    Jul 21, 2014 at 5:25 am
    Jul 21, 2014 at 8:10 am
  • Hi Perl! I recently was applying for jobs and did the following implementation for the problem below: https://github.com/kthakore/InterviewProblems I was wondering if I could get some critique of my ...
    Kartik ThakoreKartik Thakore
    Jul 19, 2014 at 10:12 pm
    Jul 19, 2014 at 10:12 pm
  • First my usage: Single user machines, home lan and basic networking. My specific perl usage is as often just something I want to do as it is some system oriented scripting. ------- ------- ---=--- ...
    Harry PutnamHarry Putnam
    Jul 19, 2014 at 9:34 pm
    Jul 26, 2014 at 1:43 pm
  • Hi, I was trying to embed a ssh key in a script and pass it via stdin (unfortunately not directly supported by ssh). Investigating ways how this can be done, I ran into a curiosity. With bash, the ...
    Jul 19, 2014 at 9:32 pm
    Jul 19, 2014 at 9:42 pm
  • Hi, I installed Ecplise standard version but auto completion of syntax is not working while pressing CTL + SPACE key. Is there any configuration required for this ? Any other good IDE for beginner ? ...
    Benjamin FernandisBenjamin Fernandis
    Jul 15, 2014 at 7:41 am
    Jul 15, 2014 at 11:23 pm
  • Hi, I got below error while installing Devel::Trace module to trace each line of script like sh -x. [root@ahc151l backup]# cpan Terminal does not support AddHistory. cpan shell -- CPAN exploration ...
    Benjamin FernandisBenjamin Fernandis
    Jul 14, 2014 at 12:07 pm
    Jul 14, 2014 at 11:04 pm
  • I apologize for having to ask this but my nearly-80-year-old brain just could not come up with a solution. I have a text file consisting of several space-separated fields: lastname firstname other ...
    Jul 13, 2014 at 8:43 pm
    Jul 17, 2014 at 5:47 pm
  • I want to write a script which will verify a valid email address . Could anybody give some ideas , how to write a pattern for this ? -Sunita
    Sunita PradhanSunita Pradhan
    Jul 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm
    Jul 11, 2014 at 10:29 am
  • I'm having a problem creating a hash of arrays. The while loop below works, but it's working too well. ;) Instead of giving me 5 values (from the example data below), it's giving me 25. I don't ...
    Jul 10, 2014 at 2:00 am
    Jul 10, 2014 at 6:25 pm
  • hi, i have an array of arrays which contains equal elements. I would like to isolate the unique values. I have tried using the uniq method of List::MoreUtils but it apparently does not work with an ...
    Natxo AsenjoNatxo Asenjo
    Jul 9, 2014 at 8:20 pm
    Jul 10, 2014 at 8:37 pm
  • Hi All, Currently I am using perl 5, version 12, subversion 4 (v5.12.4) Kindly suggest on how to upgrade to latest version of Perl with regards Uday V G -- ...
    Uday VernekarUday Vernekar
    Jul 8, 2014 at 12:20 pm
    Jul 8, 2014 at 1:56 pm
  • Hi there, I'm not able to install any perl modules on one of my RedHat 6.5 servers. Hereunder the issue: [root@xxx jmx4perl-1.10]#cpan Config::General CPAN: Storable loaded ok (v2.20) Going to read ...
    Bob SauvageBob Sauvage
    Jul 8, 2014 at 10:07 am
    Jul 9, 2014 at 6:23 am
  • Not sure why it hasn't, but that problem really should have been resolved by your cpan client. runtime.requires does indeed declare it properly ...
    Kent FredricKent Fredric
    Jul 8, 2014 at 8:14 am
    Jul 8, 2014 at 8:14 am
  • Hi there! I've developed a module for fvwm-perllib using it with Fvwm-Nightshade. It works fine if I copying it to the lib location. Now I want to install it with Fvwm-Nightshade. This is fine as the ...
    Thomas FunkThomas Funk
    Jul 7, 2014 at 12:08 pm
    Jul 7, 2014 at 5:03 pm
  • I have a file of contents: ----------- 1 6 2 7 3 8 4 9 5 10 ---------- I want a file with content: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -------- I have written a few lines of following code but it does not work as ...
    Sunita PradhanSunita Pradhan
    Jul 7, 2014 at 8:18 am
    Jul 8, 2014 at 7:00 am
  • I have a set of code for count number of lines and number of words . #!/usr/bin/perl while ($line = <STDIN ){ chomp ($line); $hash{L_c_start}++ if ($line =~ /^C.*/i); @words = split /\s+/,$line ...
    Sunita PradhanSunita Pradhan
    Jul 5, 2014 at 2:31 pm
    Jul 6, 2014 at 12:36 am
  • Hello all, I'm currently using Perl CGI to generate a "Results" webpage. This results webpage specifies unique directories generated within the script and print these in between the blocks of html so ...
    James KerwinJames Kerwin
    Jul 3, 2014 at 4:16 pm
    Jul 5, 2014 at 5:29 am
  • Hi I want to count number of occurrences of one word in a line within one single line of perl script . My code : $c++ if ($line =~ /\s+$w\s+/g); print "count $c\n"; It always return one even if $line ...
    Sunita PradhanSunita Pradhan
    Jun 30, 2014 at 6:57 pm
    Jun 30, 2014 at 10:38 pm
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