"PHP has an eval function like perl"
One of the sysadmins at Stuart Caie's company — Jim, as we'll call him — wanted to scratch his itch. Because he spent a whole lot of time logging into different systems just to gather operational data, he figured that a simple web application could automate the data collection process. "This way," he persuadingly said to management, "I can be much more efficient when doing my job."
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