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Re^2: XMLin question

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 15, 2013 at 17:58 UTC ( #1018932=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


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A2: Well beyond the scope of this reply.... and probably a question asked only in frustration. If you really want an answer, suggest p5p.

How is it a question for p5p? I think it is not


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Re^3: XMLin question
by ww (Bishop) on Feb 15, 2013 at 18:08 UTC

    Because those active on p5p are among the possible sources of an answer to an extremely esoteric question; an answer that probably would otherwise require the OP have the experience, knowledge and patience to profit by digging thru perlguts and who-knows-what-else.

    On the other hand, if you, Anonymonk, can answer it here, I'll be delighted to upvote a brief and correct exposition that's accessible to those of less than Perl Porter stature (like /me).


    If you didn't program your executable by toggling in binary, it wasn't really programming!

      Because those active on p5p are among the possible sources of an answer to an extremely esoteric question; an answer that probably would otherwise require the OP have the experience, knowledge and patience to profit by digging thru perlguts and who-knows-what-else.

      p5p does not develop or maintain XML::Simple, asking them about XML::Simple is offtopic and annoying

      On the other hand, if you, Anonymonk, can answer it here, I'll be delighted to upvote a brief and correct exposition that's accessible to those of less than Perl Porter stature (like /me).

      Wait, what? What question?

        OK; your first para makes a valid point. So ask Grant McLean <grantm@cpan.org>, the author of XML::Simple, after carefully reading http://search.cpan.org/~grantm/XML-Simple-2.20/lib/XML/Simple.pm -- but note the lastest copywrite notice is dated 2004.


        If you didn't program your executable by toggling in binary, it wasn't really programming!

      Because those active on p5p are among the possible sources of an answer to an extremely esoteric question

      Esoteric question? The question is typical for people who have only a vague notion of what XML is, and therefore they don't know the basic rules of XML, and they are trying to parse broken XML.

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