I note, Tanktalus, that you spelled it 'perl' in some places, yet I know you to be a competent Perl programmer and active in the community. This pretty much says it all, IMNSHO. There are probably lots of competent Perl programmers in the community who spell it "incorrectly", either because it's no big deal to them, or because they're being cantankerous. This shibboleth tells us nothing more than how someone chooses to spell 'Perl'.
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