Ah, good to hear the problem has gone away / was set right / debugged.
Welcome back BrowserUK and may we keep on learning from you ever-lasting quest to squeeze the last bit of performance out of our dear ol' Perl.
A program should be light and agile, its subroutines connected like a string of pearls. The spirit and intent of the program should be retained throughout. There should be neither too little or too much, neither needless loops nor useless variables, neither lack of structure nor overwhelming rigidity." - The Tao of Programming, 4.1 - Geoffrey James
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