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Johan Vromans
August 4, 2008 12:03
Re: Fighting the Good Fight against spam deluge
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Tom Christiansen <> writes:

> I wonder if people just want to be able to add
>     perl -MSome::Module -pe  '....'
> and get (or not get) the special processing.

I don't think so. At least, not with a lot of trickery.
The <> handling and magic is deeply tied into perl. It concerns <>,
ARGV, $ARGV, ARGVOUT, eof and eof(). To replace all this (often
strange and undocumented) functionality with the simple use of a
module would be, eh, real magic.

For the time being, I've given up on this traject.

-- Johan

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