This morning after boxing I met with Maks to solve an annyoing bug in vienna.openguides.org. The problem was that German Umlaute where mangled (sometimes). With some help from Kake we at least knew where to start looking, and after copious use of
print STDERR "..."
we tracked the problem down to a call to HTML::Parser.
After some looking at manpages etc I updated to the newest version of HTML::Parser and
, ouch) I worte a small script that generated the 50 lines of JS code necessary to have an pseudo associatve array. 50 lines of boring