I just discovered this very interesting article about Perl, CGI, Template and Ajax using JSON. I’m going to use to beef up my image browser which I quickly wrote to simply the contents of directory full with images. (can be found overhere http://yamamoto.moretrix.com/~insaniac/grtp/ Here’s the link to the article.
On Debian based distributions, a handy tool called dh-make-perl can be installed to ease the installation of CPAN Perl modules on the system. This tool will create a Debian package of the CPAN module, and can also install this package automatically. The advantage of this procedure is that when the CPAN module is picked by […]
Beauty and the Beast When working in a UNIX/Linux/MacOSX environment, the command is often used to execute some tasks. The default shell in the Terminal.app (MacOSX) and in most other terminals, is the Bourne Again Shell aka bash. Bash is intended to be a conformant implementation of the Shell and Utilities portion of the IEEE […]
When writing Perl scripts to automate shell tasks, file handlers will be used for reading files, writing to files, executing commands, redirecting output, … But these handlers can only be opened in one direction if they are created with the standard Perl subroutine open. In some cases it is actually required to create a two […]