60 PerlMonks - Newest Nodes New nodes appearing on PerlMonks http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=30175 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss PerlMonks Newest Nodes XML Generator clean,rss Mon Jan 22 21:08:27 2018 2018-01-23 08:08:27 961 http://perlmonks.org/ 20180122210827 Anonymous Monk 30 PerlMonks Mon Jan 22 21:08:27 2018 Re^5: How do I allow my test script to get rsync to archive file ownership? salva http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207732 A Perl process running as root that loads modules from a directory owned by a non-root user is not secure. That user may modify the modules in order to do whatever he wants as root. sudo ... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:04:04 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207732 1207732 446266 2018-01-23 03:04:04 salva Re: poll ideas quest 2018 martin http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207731 It has been suggested to rename Perl 6 in order to boost its marketing potential. Which name would you prefer? Perl 6 Camelia Rakudo Perl++ $$P... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 07:55:47 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207731 1207731 524457 2018-01-23 02:55:47 martin Re^3: substitution with regex Athanasius http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207730 Hello <a href="?node=drose2211">drose2211</a>, The <a href="http://perldoc.perl.org/functions/sprintf.html">sprintf</a> function applies the formatting specified in the template supplied as its first argument, to produce a string using the remaining arguments. In this... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 06:46:18 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207730 1207730 968231 2018-01-23 01:46:18 Athanasius Re^2: generating a microsoft word doc Athanasius http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207729 Microsoft has documented the file format somewhere... It&rsquo;s an international standard (see <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Search?search=Office_Open_XML">Office Open XML</a>): ... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 04:25:40 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207729 1207729 968231 2018-01-22 23:25:40 Athanasius Re^8: perl process slower and slower when loop number increase pryrt http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207728 Did you see the line between 0 and 1e7 (again, your notation is flawed)? That's also from your data... an it's linear down there, too. Everything says it's linear. Why do you think differently?... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 03:30:02 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207728 1207728 1158292 2018-01-22 22:30:02 pryrt Re^2: substitution with regex drose2211 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207727 Just wondering what exactly is the purpose of the sprintf and %d/%d?... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 03:15:22 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207727 1207727 1204612 2018-01-22 22:15:22 drose2211 Re^4: How do I allow my test script to get rsync to archive file ownership? nysus http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207726 OK, it finally hit me, I can give NOPASSWD access to prove. My question now is, does that open up a security hole? For example, a malicious app running under my name could basically run any ... note Tue, 23 Jan 2018 02:28:27 +0000 http://perlmonks.org/index.pl?node_id=1207726 1207726 66801 2018-01-22 21:28:27 nysus