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From an advanced users standpoint, your points are valid. But that's not who this book was written for. It was written for newbies who might read some of the potentials of Perl, salivate, and then start trying to learn the techniques to enable them to actually code some of the ideas in the book. Hey, it worked on me!

In reply to Re: Perl! I Didn't Know You Could Do That... by initself
in thread Perl! I Didn't Know You Could Do That... by footpad

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