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Re: Read entire file from given folder

by holli (Abbot)
on Aug 29, 2006 at 10:03 UTC ( #570120=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Read entire file from given folder

You're reading the $dir from STDIN? My guess is you forgot to get rid of the newline. Try
$dir = <STDIN>; chomp $dir;
And next time, please post the code that does *not* work.

holli, /regexed monk/

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Re^2: Read entire file from given folder
by izut (Chaplain) on Aug 29, 2006 at 15:40 UTC

    Can also be written as:

    chomp(my $dir = <STDIN>);

    It's nice because you don't have to write two statements, and it is very clear.

    Igor 'izut' Sutton
    your code, your rules.

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