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You can make sure these changes were committed to the svn repository, by doing a svn up in a regular svn clone of the repo. To fetch changes from the svn repo, instead of svn up, do

Youtube 500 error

"500 Internal Server Error Sorry, something went wrong. A team of highly trained monkeys has been dispatched to deal with this situation."

I knew it! Monkeys can program.

Perl 5.8 vs 5.10

Apparently this used to work in Perl5.8.9 but no in Perl5.10.0 anymore:

$line is empty when run with 5.10.0, but the correct data, when run with 5.8.9. In 5.10.0, omit the extra ${}:

So be careful, when updating to Snowleopard (comes with Perl5.10.0) and your scripts don't work as expected.