That is a beautiful thing.
But seriously, it's a very powerful, and beautiful langauage.
Rozallin J. Thompson
Seriously, Perl is the Swiss Army knife of programming languages,
although its main power is in data processing. Unfortunately it has no
constraints whatsoever, so it is so easy to write messy, hard to
Just keep yourself disciplined and force yourself to write clear code
even for simple one-shot scripts and you'll be fine. More than fine in
fact, because you are right, the combination of Perl and a Unix-like
Operating System is just about one of the most powerful things around in
terms of what you can do with it.
"You take me everywhere that I've never been and
Show me the meaning of what life had to give and
I don't know what to say, I think that maybe
I'm in over my head" (Lit - Over My Head)
Any comments on the setup of the Matrox Mystique, with Xfree86 would be