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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • One reason the T-shirt isn't available yet is that they're still trying to shorten it. With a little help from Fun With Perl [technofile.org], they've gotten it down to 499 bytes. I don't know what's up with the FWP archives, but here's the latest message, with the code (I hope nothing got garbled in the HTML conversion, and why can't we use <PRE> here?):

    Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 10:08:07 -0500
    From: Keith Calvert Ivey <kcivey@cpcug.org>
    To: fwp@technofile.org
    Subject: Re: [FWP] Shortening

    I sent my shortened

  • You can't use PRE because it allows you to totally mess up the pages. Not that you would, but some people certainly would. You can use "Code" as your post mode, which should work fine. In the future, I will add something like UBB markup, I think, where you can use pseudo-markup like [CODE][/CODE] and [REPLY][/REPLY] in the middle of a message. Awww yeah.