in reply to
Favourite modules March 2004
SpreadSheet::Excel.. how i love AND hate thee. excel files in windows excel load up rather quickly, but it is such a bear for doing so with this terrible little module. But alas, it's so terrible, but works so well.
While I love LWP, I wish it were named something a bit.. nicer. When someone asked me on an interview once what it was, Light Weight Process was my immediate answer. Of course, they chuckled as I was told that I did very well on their test, 'cept they meant perl's LWP. (Doh)