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The number of ways I've independently discovered to make Perl segfault:
PerlMonks has it's very own Golf Challenge to Segfault Perl. So, if you are looking for examples...
I can do it in no code!
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"Perl has generated errors ..." == a segfault in windows terms.
Under Unix I've not seen Perl segfault unless I was playing with threads and fork()ing.
shiny regexes and rules offered by Perl 6
other CPAN module
by looking at it on my monitor
I print it and I read it in spare time
first I convert it into $FORMAT, then I parse it
I hire someone to do it
using my custom module
I write a brand new language to do the task
on the server where I play as human, XML is forbidden
what is XML?
I speak XML natively
I write a new grammar for Perl 6
some other way
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