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How to find location where Perl Module is installed

I often peek into Perl Module source code to add debugging logs, or to find or narrow down problems. and have to spend sometime always to find where that module is installed. Following script was implemented to save me sometime:

Posted in Linux, Perl, Programming

Installing Net::SSH2 on Cent OS

We have struggled with this too, so will share the minimum steps needed to setup Net::SSH2 lib on Cent OS: Install pre-requisite libs: sudo yum install libgcrypt-devel sudo yum install zlib-devel Download libssh2 source code from here. Untar and cd to the

Posted in Linux, Perl

Specify output file using wget

wget can be used to download file from any server. However everytime you execute the command, it saves the copy of file instead of replacing the file if already exists. wget provides a flag that can be used to download the

Posted in Linux

Google releases ‘Account Activity’ product

How many times did you used Google.com in last few days? What all you tried to search? Whom did you sent [and received from] the most emails? Where all your account was accessed and using which all browsers? Phew !

Posted in Google

Apple employees already surfing web using iPad 3 on iOS 6 ?

This is the big questions making round of internet these days with no concrete answer if this device caught by ars technica in their server logs is actually iPad 3 or not. With only 3 days left for the big

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Aakash’s manufacturer ‘Datawind’ receives ‘Most Innovative Mobile Company’ award from UK government

British Indian firm ‘DataWind’ won the nations most innovative mobile company award from UK government. UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) that started its search for the award recipient in 2011, is a government department that helps UK-based companies succeed in

Posted in Gadgets

Gadget to ‘Shut up’ the person on receiving end

How many times it has happen to you that you want the person speaking in front of you to just ‘SHUT UP’, but could not say that just because it can hurt him? It has happened with me in past

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Posted in Technology

ITA software finally takes off with Google on the pilot seat.

Ever since ITA software was acquired by Google in 2010, speculations were on about Google intent behind this acquisition. Over the last weekend, Google made its intentions public by launching complete flight management system for Cape Air. The ITA team

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Cars that will reduce road accidents to half the rate

Google Inc. has lately developed technology for cars that can drive themselves. These automated cars use video cameras, radar sensors and a laser range finder to “see” other traffic, as well as detailed maps to navigate the road ahead. This is

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Setting up Selenium with Perl

Here are the steps to configure Selenium with Perl. 1. Download Active Perl from the link: http://www.activestate.com/activeperl/downloads 2. Install the Perl using the installer. 3. Download Selenium RC Server from link: http://seleniumhq.org/download/ 4. Right Click on My Computer > Properties

Posted in Perl, Programming, Selenium/Webdriver, Tools