in reply to HTTP::Recorder proxy crashing on its way to my target page

Indeed, I did review that link, and others in that thread. I tested the syntax it suggested for my task and found that it also did not produce the result I sought. That is why I turned my attention to ::Recorder.

-- Hugh

if( $lal && $lol ) { $life++; }
if( $insurance->rationing() ) { $people->die(); }