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Re^5: Find the last item in a series of files

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Jun 24, 2017 at 08:16 UTC ( #1193437=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^4: Find the last item in a series of files
in thread Find the last item in a series of files

File::Basename::fileparse can take a regex as an argument to extract the suffixes, so using qr/\.\d{3}/ will pick up the varying suffixes allright.


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