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Not very useful in determining what the pack function is trying to do. It looks like line noise, so did the pack fail? Is the format wrong? I dunno.
But I'll also mention that pack and unpack still confuse me, even though I know the surrounding Perl syntax in that function. And even after reading most of perldoc -f pack and perldoc perlpacktut.