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Re^19: Making Perl Monks a better place for newbies (and others)

by jdporter (Canon)
on Feb 05, 2020 at 21:39 UTC ( #11112460=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^18: Making Perl Monks a better place for newbies (and others)
in thread Making Perl Monks a better place for newbies (and others)

What is to prevent me or anyone from just holding down the return key for an hour

Nothing; but you're only wasting your own time. And there's nothing special about newlines. What's to prevent someone from pasting <HR/> a million times?

and posting 7 million lines of whitespace?

LOL. Node size is limited to 64 kb.

And if anyone posted a node consisting of 64kb of newlines, that node would be reaped within the hour.

So what was your point again? lol

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