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Henry Wu
June 5, 2008 16:13
Re: How to hide the source of pm files using pp
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Thanks for your reply.
I tried -F, it seems that it will Obfuscate all .pm included which is
too many ( > 100).

I just want to Obfuscate 3 .pm files that I wrote.

Can I do that ?

Thanks a lot.

On 6/5/08, Steffen Mueller <> wrote:
> Hi Henry,
> Henry Wu wrote:
> > I am building an exe file using pp  -f Bleach -f Obfuscate -o abc
> >
> > I found that only 's source was hided, all .pm files that
> > used are still in clear txt in the extracted directory
> > I want to hide some of the my .pm  source files that used by as
> > well .  How do I do that ?
> The short answer: Don't do that.
> The long answer: If you must, you can use the -F (big F) option to pp.
> See perldoc pp.
> Trying to hide your source code is not really reliable. If anything, you
> should use PAR::Filter::Crypto, but that's hard to set up -- and it is
> for a reason. (See docs of Filter::Crypto for a discussion.)
> Best regards,
> Steffen

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