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Re: The social network MOVIE!

by karlgoethebier (Monsignor)
on Mar 16, 2013 at 14:02 UTC ( #1023827=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The social network MOVIE!

Sorry, too late but this is nothing but the truth about this story, as i've been told by Michael H. Kenyon.

The original code was:

#!/usr/bin/perl use CGI qw/:standard/; print header, start_html('We are only in it for the money'), h1('hello + world'), end_html;

A little later someone unknown changed this snippet to h1('Like').

Mark then had the idea to turn the headline into a hyperlink pointing to somewhere.

Then the code was converted to PHP™ and then to C++™ by some unknown genius from India.

As easily can be seen Perl™ once again was the root of all eval.

Update: And it's guaranteed that this post is written in pure Denglisch™.

I hope this helps and best regards, Karl

«The Crux of the Biscuit is the Apostrophe»

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