Perl fast file finder – File::Find::Rule

Hello again, Here is a fine example of some Perl code to make finding files on your filesystem really, really fast : use File::Find::Rule; File::Find::Rule->file->exec( sub { print “Filename : ” . $_[0], “\n”; print “Path : ” . $_[1], “\n”; print “Path/Filename : ” . $_[2], “\n”; return 0; Read more…


Perl JPG Picture rotate – AutoRotate

Hello again, I thought I’d bung up probably the best CPAN module ever! Well, not ever, but it’s so jolly simple and it Just Works. Here it is : use Image::JpegTran::AutoRotate; … auto_rotate (“/path/to/$image_name”); … and that is it. Well cool, methinks. If you ever wanted your jpgs to be Read more…


Why Perl?

Hello, One of my main interests in computer programming is the Perl Language – easy to learn, available for all platforms (probably), comes free with most Unices and can do just about anything. Even Object Orientated programming – Perl core support or using the ubiquitous Moose. From quick hacks to Read more…