I have a bash script that opens a browser for a few seconds, and then closes it.
Could someone point me up the equivelant in perl?
I reckon this amounts to, what's the process for translating forking from bash to perl.
konqueror http://www.google.com &
# give the page some time to load
By the way, this isn't an academic question -- I'm using this simple
script to verify various html downloads by checking the konqueror html
cache for text strings I'm interested in, for pages that can't be
Also, for those interested in shell-equivelance strategies, I posted essentially the same question to haskell-cafe.