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GPIO callbacks in any language

I know the linux kernel has a language agnostic GPIO interface through /sys/class/gpio which can be manipulated with echo, cat, etc. How can this be used to create event driven callbacks ...
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Random Perl error occurs when trying apt-get upgrade

As of today, suddenly following error occurred while I tried to execute apt-get upgrade Unrecognized character \xA8; marked by <-- HERE after sys_stat_h<-- HERE near column 15Compilation failed ...
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can't install locales HELP

When trying to solve this problem here How to fix perl : warning : setting local failed ...
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How to compile Zoneminder source files

I'm trying to make a video surveillance system with my Raspberry Pi (running raspbian) using Zoneminder. Default action of Zoneminder is only to send an e-mail but I want also to run a script which ...
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Running a xinit from a perl script

I have a perl script that generates the X,Y and brightness coordinate for a motion starfield. It very basic at the moment with basic orbits just for testing. I don't want the system to boot to a ...
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Perl Script doesn't update file

I have problem with perl script. It works fine if i don't change destination path, but when I do in doesn't update my file in that destination. I got this script from web, but I want to change ...
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Does Raspbian come with Perl?

I got a Pi a while ago and I'm wondering if Raspbian comes with Perl? If so, what version?
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Lots of perl (and others) errors with a lots of commands

I don't know what happen , but since yesterday afternoon , a lot of command in my pi (using raspmc) return me a lot of perl errors and weird others errors , eg: $ sudo service apache2 restart ...
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Latest Raspbian 10.28.2012 perl issues

I can't install new version of CPAN or modules on it, how to solve it? cpan[2]> cpan[2]> install CPAN Running install for module 'CPAN' Running make for A/AN/ANDK/CPAN-1.9800.tar.gz Fetching ...
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sendEmail failure

I want to send a email. Here my working example on ubuntu: sendEmail -f <FROM_EMAIL> -t <TO_EMAIL> -u 'Book' -m 'ISBN: 12345-678-90' -s smtp.gmail.com -o message-charset=utf8 -o tls=yes ...