Joel Fentin joel at
Wed Feb 19 14:37:59 CST 2003

> What are you trying to do?  Do you want your script to make a reqeust to
>, retrieve the results, and use the results
> something?  If so, you want LWP.  system, backticks, and other perl
> only execute programs on the *local* machine, not across a network.

I want it to execute and return to the calling script passing no
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