Perl is a language for easily manipulating text, files, and processes that is also included in Mac OS X. Here is a simple file,, written in Perl language to monitor the automation bus. Open a terminal windows, type the command “perl -w” to start monitoring the messages and stop the program with a Control-C.  The perl program can be downloaded from . Edit the gateway IP, and the light address (APL).

Perl language is also used to create executable .cgi files that run in a local apache server and the file is executed using a click in the html pages in the browser.

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