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use ftp with perl?
What doesn't work?
Are you using Net::FTP?
Can you please post some code so we can help out?
"Does not work" is sufficient to describe a problem with that guy that is taking "a little break" for seven hours straight instead of doing his job.
"Does not work" is far from being sufficient to describe your problem.
Were's the error message you got from perl or the FTP library or the FTP server? Did you even try to upload manually using a different ftp client to make sure you are allowed to upload?
The moon would crash into the Earth
The moon would breakup at the Roche limit
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The centripetal force would rip out the Earth's core
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The rope or wire would break, no matter how strong it was
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Some idiot would get terrible, terrible, rope burn
We finally get those golf balls back
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