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Re^3: Threaded or Forked FTP Backup with chdir

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Dec 20, 2012 at 02:40 UTC ( #1009672=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Threaded or Forked FTP Backup with chdir
in thread Threaded or Forked FTP Backup with chdir

chdir isn't unique to each thread. If you chdir in one thread they all change.

Ah yes. I'd forgotten about that difference 'tween Windows and *nix.

You can't pass the full path to put ...

Really? Looking inside the module it does a sysopen which handles a fully qualified path just fine on my system.

... but, you can pass a file handle.

Anyway, glad you got a solution.

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