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Re: perl script to print just directory names

by blue_cowdawg (Monsignor)
on Dec 06, 2012 at 20:33 UTC ( #1007647=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to perl script to print just directory names

What extra line? Just tested your code on my system and don't see an extra line. There *is* however a "blank line" between the last line the script generates and the command line prompt but I think that's a function of the shell.

Some more comments:

Not sure why you are doing this:

while(defined($file = readdir($dh)))
while($file = readdir($dh))
should suffice.

You do realize your array is going to be empty when your loop is done?

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