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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • So how do you remove complexity?
    See previous journal entry. (was that deliberate?)

    /s

    • Not really deliberate, no :)

      It's an interesting angle, but I think writing the same thing in Perl is rather a more efficient way of managing the same amount of complexity.

      But the custom-vs-standard-protocol issue can be an example of implementation complexity being removed by slightly redefining the problem (as mentioned above).

      In another project, I was to write a server providing log reports. The initial (bad) idea, which I managed to veto, was to call this from an ASP application using some kind of cus