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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • It's been many years since I last used FindBin, but the reason for this is not one of the reasons you describe.

    The reason for me was that FindBin just produced an error, in this case in a CGI script, because it had insufficient access rights to one of the ancestor directories (which is like a parent directory but possibly further upstream) of the directory that the script was in for some reason, FindBin seems to think it's necessary to walk the whole path.

    So even though the script worked from the co