Best Nodes of the Day, Week, Month, and Year

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Also check out Selected Best Nodes — today's random selection of 50 of the top 2000 nodes of all time.

By the way — Please don't upvote these nodes just because other monks thought they were good. If you do, their node reputations will increase — but then we won't really be showcasing the best nodes.


Best Nodes of The Day

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: When not to use taint mode afoken 20
2 Re: When not to use taint mode hippo 17
3 Re: Organizational Culture (Part I): Introduction -- autogestion Discipulus 14
4 Re^3: How to count the vocabulary of an author? choroba 12
5 When not to use taint mode Bod 11
6 Re: When not to use taint mode jo37 10
7 Re: Replacing crypt() for password login via a digest - looking for stronger alternative kikuchiyo 10
8 Re: How to count the vocabulary of an author? perlfan 10
9 Re^2: Organizational Culture (Part I): Introduction -- autogestion eyepopslikeamosquito 8
10 Re^3: How to count the vocabulary of an author? LanX 8
As of Jun 13, 2021 at 15:04 UTC, Next refresh in 15 mins ±15 min

Best Nodes of The Week

# Node Author Rep
1 Re: Doubley surprised by fat commas GrandFather 34
2 Markdown is now supported for comments, experimentally jdporter 30
3 Re: How to syntax-check Catalyst code which throws 'Invalid CODE attributes' errors? Your Mother 28
4 Re: C++ files in Strawberry Perl Package syphilis 28
5 Re: Doubley surprised by fat commas parv 27
6 Re: How to count the vocabulary of an author? choroba 25
7 Re: Doubley surprised by fat commas (updated) AnomalousMonk 25
8 A twisty little maze of ampersands, all different haj 25
9 Re: Hash Manipulation haukex 25
10 Re: Class / package weak association Corion 25
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Best Nodes of The Month

# Node Author Rep
1 6 months in the Monastery Bod 36
2 Re: $_ not set in while <> LanX 35
3 Let's try for a better CPAN experience cavac 34
4 Re: Doubley surprised by fat commas GrandFather 33
5 Documentation is to be overhauled hippo 32
6 Re: CGI.pm not good practice, so what is good, modern, practice for reading CGI paramters? (updated) haukex 31
7 Perl 5.34 is released 1nickt 31
8 Markdown is now supported for comments, experimentally jdporter 30
9 Re: Regexp substitution on variable-length ranges with embedded code? choroba 29
10 Improving p5p: Perl is going to stay Perl marto 29
As of Jun 13, 2021 at 06:16 UTC, Next refresh in 14 hours and 30 mins ±15 min

Best Nodes of The Year

# Node Author Rep
1 Announcing Perl 7 marto 57
2 19 years and still visiting .. talexb 47
3 Why Perl in 2020 ait 47
4 Pumpking resignation davies 44
5 Re: Useless use of string in return statement tybalt89 44
6 Re: Perl Contempt in My Workplace eyepopslikeamosquito 43
7 Re: Pumpking resignation choroba 43
8 My 20th PerlMonks anniversary dmitri 43
9 Re: Why is $a.$b not = "$a$b"? tybalt89 43
10 Re: Working with old code Your Mother 43
11 Re: How do I tell if my code is using JSON::PP or JSON::XS? GrandFather 42
12 Re: ::Tiny modules namespace origins choroba 42
13 Thank you! NK7Z 42
14 Re: Change to package name handling in Perl 5.18? haukex 42
15 Solving a maths problem with Perl tobyink 42
16 Re: Not understanding while loop counting (updated!) haukex 42
17 Tau Station Perl MMORPG Kickstarter Launched Ovid 41
18 Re: What esteemed monks think about changes necessary/desirable in Perl 7 outside of OO staff Corion 41
19 Quadmath builds of perl for MS Windows syphilis 40
20 Re: Closure Over Scalar? choroba 40
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