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auto/Tk/getEncoding.al file is missing  

Hello everyone, We installed perl-Tk-804.026 on a Solaris 10 machine and everything seem to have been installed properly. We were then able to build our executable on the same Solaris 10 machine using perl2exe with no problem it seems; however, ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Perl and Libwnck API  

I want to reproduce the GNOME Show Desktop applet as a Perl script. I see that the GNOME Show Desktop applet uses the libwnck API, but haven't seen the actual code that tells it what to do. Has anyone tried ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Would you stop for a moment!  

Excuse me!! Would you stop for a moment?! O...man...Haven't you thought-one day- about yourself ? Who has made it? Have you seen a design which hasn't a designer ?! Have you seen a wonderful,delicate work without a worker ?! It's ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

ANNOUNCE: spodcxx v0.21, a (s)POD Parser and (s)POD to HTML converter  

L.S., I've released 'spodcxx' version 0.21, which provides a sPOD 2 HTML converter. SPOD is a superset of POD, which is widely used as documentation language for perl modules. SPOD can also be used to document scheme code and has ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Perl/Tk: 'selection conversion left too many bytes unconverted' erroron large text selection  

Hi all, I've written about this before, but it's come back and I still haven't found what the problem is. Basically, in Perl/Tk if a textbox has a lot of text in it (no idea on the limit yet - ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Net::Telnet -- does it support Proxy or SOCKS connections  

Does Net::Telnet support connections through either a Proxy or SOCKS host as an intermediary? I'm trying to experiment to see if I can get a GIF from an HTTP site which my browswer won't get because it doesn't provide one ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Can't locate object method "readMessage" ... (Inheritance question)  

I'm trying to create a package that overrides the 'new' method in the package: ElkM1::Control but use the rest of the methods as is. Here's my initial portion of my code (without the indent): package ElkM1::Control::Serial; use 5.008006; use strict; ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Any interest in source code repository module/drivers modeled afterDBI  

At a job site a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a team labored and toiled to use Perl as a build/deploy management framework to build and deploy large J2EE apps calling external tools such as Ant ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

text on the screen  

Hi all, New to Perl. I saw a perl program (not source code) output formatted text on the terminal in the way, # first time, output a line 23 11 1234 # then, update 11 of above line with 22 ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Re: perltk.org update  

Re: wiki See http://wiki.tcl.tk/ for an example of a wiki being used for tcl/tk ... -- Tcl - The glue of a new generation. $PHXLESSURL: http://wiki.tcl.tk/ $PHXGREAT Larry W. Virden $PHXLESSmailto:lvirden@cas.org$PHXGREAT$PHXLESSURL: http://www.purl.org/NET/lvirden/ $PHXGREAT Even if... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Cross-compiling to ARM  

I have an ARM-based system with very little storage. I am unable to load all the tools on this system to build/install some of the perl modules I need. How can I cross-compile these on another system to deploy them ... Continue Reading
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Wednesday 28th of November 2012

Problem with GDGraph.com website  

Hello all, Apologies if this isn't the most appropriate group to post this question, but is anyone else having problems accessing this website? http://gdgraph.com/ It was working fine last week, but it seems as if the site is down coz ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

Need help with leaks  

Okay, I have about 6,000 lines of Perl code, which generally work GREAT, but I have a big memory leak. Yes, I had to do some sloppy coding to leak memory in Perl. I have a LOT of global variables. ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

A problem with Perl 5.10.0 installation  

when i run make tool, i got such problem perl.c .text+0x47f2): undefined reference to `SOCKSinit' AND i could not search SOCKSinit definition in /usr/include/* how could i fix this problem... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 5.35 Why doesn't glob("*.*") get all the files  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq5.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

WriteExcel module, reopening a file  

I create an excel file 'myfile.xls' using WriteExcel module. It has a tab named 'Name1', and its first (say) 10 rows have some data. I would like to reopen this sheet for over/writing, and write a string 'new string' to ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

perl or shell for ip manipulation  

Hello, I'm wanting to develope a script for ip change notification. Since my box doesn't change cleanly, i'd like to run this script from cron say every 30 minutes. First thing it does is checks the IP, if it's the ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

Which editor for Perl hacking are you using  

Please no editor war, but I am curious, what's the editor of choice you're using to write Perl, and why (if you want to share). I am currently using Textpad, but in the very near future I am moving to ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 6.1 How can I hope to use regular expressions without creating illegible and unmaintainable code  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq6.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 5.26 How do I print to more than one file at once  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq5.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 5.6 How do I make a temporary file name  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq5.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

$$listref[2][2] = "hello"; # what is $$listref   

Hello I am struggling a bit with the following example and text from "Programming Perl". $listref-$PHXGREAT[2][2] = "hello"; $$listref[2][2] = "hello"; (...) Therefore, it is $$listref and not $listref[2] that is taken to be a reference to an array. I ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 5.21 I still don't get locking. I just want to increment the number in the file. How can I do this  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq5.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

converting text expressions (like "1+1") to values  

Hello, Is there any inbuilt/external function or library that can convert a text expression (eg. "22 + 23") and evaluate the resulting value?( 45 in this case). I need to extract similar text expressions from a file and convert them ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

PERL + Repeat header on every page while printing excel  

Hi, I am working on an application using PERL 5.8. I have a requirement where i am getting data from Oracle database & exporting it to an excel. Users will print this excel file. We are getting bulk data from ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

[comp.lang.perl.moderated] Welcome - read this first!  

Archive-Name: perl-faq/moderated/welcome Comp-lang-perl-moderated-archive-name: welcome Posting-Frequency: weekly Version: $Id: FAQ,v 1.53 2007/12/11 22:25:19 gbacon Exp $ URL: http://perl.plover.com/clpm/FAQ Maintainer: Greg Bacon $PHXLESSgbacon@hiwaay.net$PHXGREAT Copyright-Notice: see Section... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 6.15 How can I do approximate matching  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq6.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

FAQ 6.10 How do I use a regular expression to strip C style comments from a file  

This is an excerpt from the latest version perlfaq6.pod, which comes with the standard Perl distribution. These postings aim to reduce the number of repeated questions as well as allow the community to review and update the answers. The latest ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

Help needed with MakeMaker  

I am building a Perl module with XS. Most of it is fairly standard, but I am using an SQL preprocessor, so I need to precompile my C-with-embedded-SQL into plain C before compiling the rest of the module. In other ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012

Namespace for apartment threading modules   

Looking for namespace advice... After building a specialized set of classes to support apartment threading of DBI ( http://www.presicient.com/dbixthrd ), I'm attempting to build a set of modules to provide generalized apartment threading capability. The working namespace I'm using is ... Continue Reading
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Tuesday 27th of November 2012