Best Nodes of the Day, Week, Month, and Year

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Also check out Selected Best Nodes — today's random selection of 50 of the top 2000 nodes of all time.

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Best Nodes of The Day

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: Accessing values outside subroutine Corion 22
2 Re^3: Accessing values outside subroutine AnomalousMonk 21
3 Re: More effective way of doing this holli 19
4 Re: More effective way of doing this LanX 18
5 Re: More effective way of doing this Laurent_R 17
6 Re: More effective way of doing this haukex 17
7 Re: More effective way of doing this Laurent_R 13
8 Re: Advice: Async Options for fire-and-forget subroutine Your Mother 13
9 Re^2: Regex: matching character which happens exactly once LanX 11
10 Regex: matching character which happens exactly once LanX 11
As of Oct 22, 2017 at 07:11 UTC, Next refresh in 15 mins ±15 min

Best Nodes of The Week

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: Why doesn't this die with "Can't use an undefined value as an ARRAY reference"?" haukex 39
2 Re: Invalid Reference Use - warning Noob choroba 39
3 Re: copying file from one server to other salva 38
4 Re: Matching regular expression over multiple lines haukex 38
5 Be prepared for CSV injections in spreadsheet Tux 37
6 Re: Parsing HTML/XML with Regular Expressions (XML::LibXML) Your Mother 37
7 Parsing HTML/XML with Regular Expressions haukex 37
8 Re: Adding values in a variable Laurent_R 37
9 Re: Adding values in a variable choroba 36
10 Re: Using negative lookahead tybalt89 35
As of Oct 22, 2017 at 06:39 UTC, Next refresh in 2 hours and 45 mins ±15 min

Best Nodes of The Month

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: Do not understand code haukex 55
2 Re: Do not understand code LanX 45
3 Re: Name resolution module hippo 44
4 Re: Accessing SQLite databases within ZIP files haukex 44
5 Re: Push to Reference haukex 43
6 Re: perl vs. C++ operators Your Mother 43
7 Re: Error: Can't locate Test/Exception.pm in @INC (you may need to install the Test::Exception module) on CPANPLUS haukex 42
8 Re: How to do popcount (aka Hamming weight) in Perl BrowserUk 42
9 Re: $1[ kennethk 41
10 Re: $1[ (or "Does an array @1 exist in Perl ? - Yes!") LanX 40
As of Oct 22, 2017 at 01:39 UTC, Next refresh in 17 hours and 45 mins ±15 min

Best Nodes of The Year

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: Just before subroutine returns Athanasius 58
2 Kindness and support for Meredith stevieb 56
3 Re: Do not understand code haukex 55
4 Re: Really Perl? hippo 55
5 Re: push to array without copying BrowserUk 55
6 Re: How has Perl affected you? zentara 54
7 Re: How has Perl affected you? BrowserUk 54
8 Re: Randomly reassign hash keys poj 54
9 Re: Moving from scripting to programming BrowserUk 54
10 High Performance Game of Life eyepopslikeamosquito 53
11 Re: printing Unicode works for some characters but not all kcott 53
12 Re: UP-TO-DATE Comparison of CGI Alternatives Your Mother 53
13 Re: Moving from scripting to programming Discipulus 53
14 Re: Sort never returns data in right order hippo 52
15 OT: Got fired this week karlgoethebier 52
16 Re: How come @_ gets changed here? tobyink 51
17 Re: perl -n seemingly eating a line of input shmem 51
18 Re: OT: Got fired this week BrowserUk 51
19 Re: Namespaces & colliding names Athanasius 51
20 A Few Impressions from Amsterdam haukex 50
As of Oct 21, 2017 at 15:03 UTC, Next refresh in 7 hours and 15 mins ±15 min