Perl: isp-switch Reconfigure your network connection with isp-switch

Nov 12, 2008

When an Internet provider goes down, users suffer. Alternatively, users can immediately switch to another ISP. We’ll show you a Perl script that can help you reconfigure your computer to make the switch.

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Perl: Math Tricks Perl script reveals math trick

Nov 12, 2008

A trick that anybody can learn lets you determine the day of the week from the date. We’ll apply some Perl technology to discover whether the method is reliable.

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Perl: Vim Problem solving with Vim

Nov 05, 2008

The Vim editor supports Perl plugins that let users manipulate the text they have just edited. Complex functions can be developed far faster than with Vim’s integrated scripting language.

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Perl: Automating Color Correction Automate your color correction with a Perl script

Oct 01, 2008

If you have grown tired of manually correcting color-casted images (as described in last month's Perl column), you might appreciate a script that automates this procedure.

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Nagiosgraph 1.0.0 Offers New Approaches

Sep 11, 2008

Nagiosgraph, an extension of the Nagios monitoring software, is available as version 1.0.0. The program merges the performance data from the Nagios plug-in and presents them graphically on a webpage.

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Perl: Retouching Photos Retouching with Perl

Sep 01, 2008

In many cases, whole series of digital images need the same kind of modifications, which forces the photo-grapher to repeat the same steps time and time again in GIMP. Have you ever considered retouching in Perl?

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Perl: Call Waiting Alternative call waiting service with Perl

Jul 15, 2008

If you can’t get through to your home number, a script can check the line status and send a signal to you via the Web to tell you when the line is free.

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Perl: Perl Debugger Digging down into Perl hood with the debugger

Jul 11, 2008

The Perl interpreter, perl, doesn’t often crash, but if it happens, not even the excellent Perl debugger will be able to help you.

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