As long as you've got -w and diagnostics you might as
well use strict and put them to good use. Also declare
your variables with my so typos will be apparent. When
that is done the only error left is this enigmatic line:
in reply to Re: Any idea why LWP:Simple doesn't like this particular website?
in thread Any idea why LWP:Simple doesn't like this particular website?
which should just be exit so it won't try to print the
empty $doc and get that nasty uninitialized value warning.
This code is tested and works. If it doesn't work for you
the problem may lie elsewhere...
use strict; # added
use CGI::Carp qw(fatalsToBrowser);
my$theURL = 'http://www.theredkitchen.net/';
print "Content-type: text/html\n\n";
print "The script has successfully started up.\n\n<BR><BR>";
print "can't get the URL";
exit; # added