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Re^3: Keeping a local copy of a file up-to-date
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But how is this responsive to Vesselin's question?
The OP asked (note the added emphasis highlighting the bit that you so carefully omitted from your quote above!):
Is there a CPAN module or something for that sort of task - or do I have to re-invent the wheel?
lwp-mirror exactly answers that query including the bit about not having to reinvent the wheel.
It means he doesn't have to write anything!. He can just use the existing script directly.
What is there about an exactly appropriate answer that you do not understand?
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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