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Old perl code not working on Mac

I had this question after viewing Help with parsing two files.

The old solution has stopped working …
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How to send output from perl script to a text file in PERL?

Hi. I am working on executing a script in PERL. I have it running and currently shows the data in …
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Process JavaScript popup Confirm box response in Perl

Hi Perl / JavaScript experts,

In Perl (i.e. server side) code, how can I detect what button a user …
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I am trying to install/use mailGun for my project but I have problems with understanding how to use SMTP

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I have issues creating a mailing system, it has been recommended to me to use mailGun.
But it is kind …
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Bash shell script install in Git


Need help with Github and shell script.
I wrote code in BASH shell and was asked to put in …
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Why is File::Copy failing?

I am writing a perl script to automatically copy an ephemeral file off to a safe location before …
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Why my perl script producing 0 for the system output ?


I have the following script :

But the output is as follows :


CMD = mv …
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Backup to Google Drive using Perl

Hi Perl Experts,

I have a Linux webhosting account (with cPanel, etc), and I’m wanting to …
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Perl regex only allow certain characters

I need to check a string and it can only contain characters or digits from a defined list, I have …
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Open new window after form submit

Hi Web Dev Experts,

I'm not sure how Perlish this will work out to be, but I’ve got an existing Perl …
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Need help calling a Perl Script from a Google Maps JavaScript

Currently my Google Maps Javascript has a Mouse Click Event defined:

// Configure the click listener. …
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Moving perl/apache site to a new server. Need advice on testing the new installation before switching everything over.

I have basic competence, but I'm not an expert.

I'm moving a perl/apache site to a new server. Newer …
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Need help with a subrountine (involves using the uniq() function and regular expression)

Hi, I have a script that involves using a subroutine to modify and return a value and in its …
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How to excute different commands based on string in filename (if file contains 'this' in it, excute this command)

Hi, I'm looking to create a script where a command is excuted based on a string in the filename. So …
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Having issues running perl script as cronjob getting 0 output

We are having issues with a perl script we run for file count:

We are able to run this script …
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Taking values from an array and using them to match a string

Hi, I'm working on a data file with this format:

<%SKU%>unique sku #1
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json to keyvalue pair in a specific order


please help

Have a below sample json file. Would like to generate a output of it like …
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How can i pass more than just the IP address to POE::Component::Client::Ping in PERL?

I have a PERL  script which I use an array of IP addresses and parse through it to ping each address…
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Need a perl wizard to help with POE::Component::Client::Ping Script


I am an old school VBScript/Javascript guy, but need to write a specific script in perl to…

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