For those of us using Mozilla Firebird, here's a searchbar interface to pm.
Save this file under your FB directory as searchplugins\Perlmonks.src
and restart your browser. Searching for nodes has never been easier!
I also have a gif file of the site's favicon, but I can't upload it anywhere useful
from where I am now; I'll post it later on.
If you have a 16x16 gif you'd like to use in the meantime, save that as
and you'll get a delightful little picture next
to the perlmonks entry.
# perlmonks plugin by boo_radley
description="Search Perlmonks "
<input name="node" user>
charset = "UTF-8"
Are you posting in the right place? Check out Where do I post X? to know for sure.
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags. Currently these include the following:
<code> <a> <b> <big>
<blockquote> <br /> <dd>
<dl> <dt> <em> <font>
<h1> <h2> <h3> <h4>
<h5> <h6> <hr /> <i>
<li> <nbsp> <ol> <p>
<small> <strike> <strong>
<sub> <sup> <table>
<td> <th> <tr> <tt>
Snippets of code should be wrapped in
<code> tags not
<pre> tags. In fact, <pre>
tags should generally be avoided. If they must
be used, extreme care should be
taken to ensure that their contents do not
have long lines (<70 chars), in order to prevent
horizontal scrolling (and possible janitor
Want more info? How to link
or How to display code and escape characters
are good places to start.