Stephen B Johnson
Stephen B Johnson
Branch Unspecified
04 Sep 2016

Comparison of a device manager v. simple Perl script

Here is a comparison of an awful GUI implementation and what I did to work around this painful thing with a simple Perl script.

This is the awful GUI. Painful...just painful. I even increased the video speed to make watching it less painful.
Apex GUI

This is how I collect the information now. I never use that GUI screen.
Perl Script

I not only display the data to stdout, but I stuff it into a MySQL database and we use the data for some web-based front ends to make it usable for others.
Radhika Deshpande

Radhika Deshpande

Computer Science
07 Sep 2016
Stephen B Johnson
This is the awful GUI. Painful...just painful. I even increased the video speed to make watching it less painful.
Apex GUI

This is how I collect the information now. I never use that GUI screen.
Perl Script
Hello Stephen, both these videos are private and no one can see it.
Please check it once.
Stephen B Johnson

Stephen B Johnson

Branch Unspecified
10 Sep 2016
Sorry about that... These can be viewed now.

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