http://www.perlmonks.org?node_id=1180562


in reply to curl without backticks and system()

By the way, those that spotted this:
our $url = "https://wordpress.org/latest";
Its not being used as its a remnant left over from trying what I thought was a builtin but wasnt (HTTP::Tiny). I had removed the HTTP::Tiny code but left this line in for later re-use.