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Re: I use Perl at work for

by cacharbe (Curate)
on May 15, 2001 at 06:13 UTC ( #80435=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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"Um, Chuck, we need an app to move 300 excel files to .pdf"
--"Sure, I can do that in perl"

"Ahh, Chuck, we need to parse a different set of 60 Excel files and move them to a SQL database"
--"Sure, I can do that in Perl"

"So, Chuck, We need to create something to take 'any' form
and email to anyone inside the corporation, what do you
know about CDONTS"
--"BAH, I can do that in perl...with my eyes closed"

"Chuck, is there anything you can't do with perl?"
--"Um, no. No there's not."

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[stevieb]: Torturing one of my dev RPis to turn four 5v stepper motors at the same time (via Parallel:: ForkManager for 50k degrees (a whole lot of full turns!). Let's see if it burns out or not.
[stevieb]: My GPIO expander chips should arrive tomorrow, but I think I'll throw a shift register against them and see if all six I have will turn at once. Amps are near the breaking point, but I want to know max sustainable V and I output.

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