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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • It used to be that having a 0 or 1 as the middle digit of an exchange number was illegal, but wherever 10-digit dialing is in effect it is now allowed (and leading digit 1 or 0 could equally well be allowed there too. Why build in a future failure?
    • Because taking it out some day would be easy and because having it in in the meantime could cut down on a lot of fraud.

      Update is that the guy with this phone number is at least answering my emails, so maybe I haven't been defrauded. Still hasn't shipped the item I ordered last week, though, but he's claiming he'll send it tomorrow.

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      J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers