[OT] PerlIO::gzip or Tie::Gzip?
cos at indeterminate.net
Wed Feb 6 21:58:00 GMT 2008
I was about to install PerlIO::gzip when I encountered this in the README:
**DON'T** trust it with your data.
The data isn't critical - I'm parsing mail logs - but should be accurate.
Tie::Gzip has the disadvantage of not warning doom, and has a few
I'm curious whether there are strong feelings either way, and whether
Nicholas' warning is akin to someone saying, "Here's a chef's knife.
Don't slice off your hand."
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