in reply to Re: What is the fastest way to download a bunch of web pages?in thread What is the fastest way to download a bunch of web pages?
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If you're looking to control how many child processes, Parallel::ForkManager may be helpful. The example source specifically demonstrates what I think you're trying to accomplish.
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