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how to make this perl code run
stupid interview questions are stupid
And the interviewers don't try to check the answers with google, to see if they maybe appeared at SO or PM?
I have problems understanding this concept of "interview" ...
( addicted to the Perl Programming Language)
Or do they ask in the middle of the interview to go to toilet and then start fiddling with their smart phone?
Use subroutines for code reuse
Master regular expressions
Write my GUIs with Perl
Abandon CGI in favor of some modern web framework
Put my code in modules
Create CPAN distributions
test and document my code as I write it
Write OOP with or without animal help
Finally switch to a modern Perl style
Create a killer application with Perl
Detoxify from Perl and PerlMonks
Choose another language because Perl is dead
Learn to program for mobile devices
Complete my secret world domination project
None, because the road to hell is paved with good intentions
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