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Saturday January 11, 2003
07:53 AM

Convert a text file to use short Metamark urls

[ #9900 ]

This should be useful to authors of the Perl summaries and such, which was my main reason for making Metamark.

Beware that you need to install URI::Find and WWW::Shorten. WWW::Shorten requires about two billion other modules (mostly indirectly), so be sure to use the CPAN shell to install them.

      # perl -MCPAN -e shell
      install URI::Find WWW::Shorten

Oh, and you can of course use one of the other shortening services that WWW::Shorten supports.

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