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TorgoX (1933)


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Journal of TorgoX (1933)

Monday April 14, 2003
04:23 PM

Dirty dirty dirty

[ #11651 ]
Dear Log,

From: [bellsouth address hidden]
Sent: Saturday, April 12, 2003 5:57 PM
Subject: Perl LWP: Poor quality web page selection

I recently purchased Perl & LWP, written by Sean Burke. The technical content is fine.
However, I feel there was a poor selection with web pages in perl lwp examples in the book.
Page 20 and several other pages give technical examples with the web page
I was dissapointed in Orielly books when I saw the content of

Please keep you books your clean.

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  • your book is about TEH INTARWEB, right? how is that not dirty again?

    make sure your next book works with
    • your book is about TEH INTARWEB, right? how is that not dirty again?

      I don't even have the heart to write back to the poor zhlub and tell him that a working title of the book was "Writing Porn Spiders in Perl".

      It's a good thing I didn't use any URLs, or I'd have loonies thinking I'm a puppet of the wicked [] one-world government []!!

      I hope this has taught everyone a lesson: never, ever try.

  • as it must take so much energy to get offended by to write to ORA, a rather tiny blip on the raft of obscenity, that he must not have time or the energy leftover to actually read your book. Why haven't these people exploded into bits over the live war coverage while watching little babies get shredded in 'unfortunate incidents'? Perhaps you should sign him up for some gay porn spam as it may help expand his universe or give him a seizure :) Life is so much easier when you're one of the damned.