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xkcd.pl | Another xkcd-to-local-disk Aggregator

 
Download xkcd.pl here. Check out the git repository here.

A simple Perl script to rip the entire bunch of xkcdwebcomics to your hard disk. This script is a Perl rendition of xkcd.get() and a number of similar webcomic-to-local-disk aggregators littered all over the web, with a notable difference being the addition of the tooltip as a caption to the downloaded xkcd webcomic image.

Da Vinci Code fanatics looking for hidden sexual references in every cartoon there is and power users dosing on multiple webcomics should probably look for something about which its developers actually care about, like Woofy (for Windows users) or Webcomic Collector (for Linux, Mac users)
 
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