Archive for the ‘perl’ Category

My Problem With Perl

I’ve becoming increasingly frustrated with Perl. Continue reading



I had a need for a simple script to do HTML-encoding from the command line, so I wrote this simple Perl script. It relies on Gisle AasHTML::Entities module, which many Perl installations will already have (it’s a prerequisite for almost every application that does HTML encoding or URI handling). Continue reading


signtree is a Perl script that takes a list of files and generates detached signatures for each one, using the GnuPG module. If there is already a signature file, then it is verified, and updated if the signature does not match. This is a development tool, not a mass verification tool. Continue reading