I am not the person you replied to, but I will respond to your attack on anonymity.
I registered on perlmonks.org once. I can’t remember my password. I can never be bothered to go through the “e-mail me my password” dance just to post a comment. I wish perlmonks.org supported openid.
I never say in the text of a comment who I am, because anyone could claim to be me.
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