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Re: Directory creation failing

by BazB (Priest)
on Feb 27, 2004 at 10:12 UTC ( #332221=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Directory creation failing

Try mkdir($dir) or die "Unable to create directory $dir: $!"; (obviously assigning $dir first).
$! should give you a clue.

If you're trying to create a hierarchy/tree of directories, you should look at File::Path's mkpath call.
File::Path is a standard module.

If you're not doing so already, Use strict warnings and diagnostics or die.


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