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open a browser from the command line, wait a few seconds, and shut it. (ie, translate forking from bash to perl)
Regarding your updated, have you considered Win32::IE::Mechanize or Mozilla::Mechanize?
will give it another shot.
Currently though, after
perl -MCPAN -e 'install Mozilla::DOM'
*** can not find package for any of (mozilla-xpcom >= 1.7, firefox-xpc
+om >= 1.0, mozilla-firefox-xpcom >= 1.0)
*** check that one of them is properly installed and available in PKG_
apt-cache search isn't pulling these up on my ubuntu box. (and package management is completely &)#@ed on the SUSE 10.1 box I use at work.)
UPDATE: regarding the above, I guess I need to start at http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Build_Documentation
(It's just not in .deb form yet).
But I'm going home now, so perhaps to be continued.
I make decisions, and my brain carries them out
My brain makes the decisions, and I observe them (if I'm lucky)
I make some decisions, and my brain makes others
My spouse makes decisions and I and my brain carry them out
I wrote a program to relieve me and my brain from the burden of decision-making
The black-helicopter people project the decisions into my brain and then I do as ordered
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