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Re: Correct pathway to a file

by Anonymous Monk
on Jan 11, 2013 at 02:40 UTC ( #1012782=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Correct pathway to a file

I want to be able to open any file in any directory without it having to be stored in the same place as my perl script

use absolute paths, use File::Find::Rule , use File::Spec->rel2abs

But I've said all this before

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