reyjoy has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
Thanks Monks, got it working now.
Sorry about the tab formatting I am VB.NET programming so I am used to worry free formatting, however I fell in love with perl the first time I laid my hands on her. So for simple not so fancy formatting reports, I use perl.
I used pp utility to convert perl scripts to exe so that microsoft fanatics within the company would never know that it is written in perl.