in reply to Implicit closing of files

Yes, Perl does it for you, but don't you want to know if something wents wrong? I think it's a better way to close it yourself if you have a chance and check if close() wents wrong.
close(HANDLE) or die $!;

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Re^2: Implicit closing of files
by rovf (Priest) on Jun 17, 2008 at 12:15 UTC
    That's a good point indeed....
    Ronald Fischer <>