Perl without Code

There is an article on about how to display information from a database on a webpage with a minimum of code.

One of the most boring programming tasks in the world has to be pulling data out of a database and displaying it on a web site. Yet it’s also one of the most ubiquitous. Perl programmers being lazy, there are tools to help make boring programming tasks less painful, and two of these tools, Class::DBI and the Template Toolkit, create a whole which is far more drudgery-destroying than its parts.

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