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Re^2: Comment Stripper script for unix

by coreolyn (Parson)
on Jun 14, 2004 at 15:10 UTC ( #366572=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Comment Stripper script for unix
in thread Comment Stripper script for unix

This is an annoying trend that's driving me nuts where I work to.. Somehow they are justifying it in the name of security. ( Even to the point of stripping comments from all applications.)

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Re: Comment Stripper script for unix
by Abigail-II (Bishop) on Jun 14, 2004 at 15:34 UTC
    I tend to ask people to elaborate on that, and ask them to explain how this is helping security. I also might point out that $ > /secret/file works even better (sure, it has some side-effects, but isn't security important enough that we can justify some side-effects?)


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[shmem]: rephrase your question. What do you refer to with 'CPAN'?
[hippo]: Download from https://metacpan. org/pod/CPAN and follow the instructions.
[Spenser]: I'm unable to install modules using cpan. it's not installed
[choroba]: What OS or distribution?
[hippo]: But as shmem says, CPAN has been in core since 5.004 so unless you are on a packaged system you probably have it installed already.

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