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Re: ClearCase Command text in Backticks is ignored

by moritz (Cardinal)
on May 08, 2013 at 15:45 UTC ( #1032627=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to ClearCase Command text in Backticks is ignored

$stream = `cleartool lsstream -s`;

Now $stream will most likely have a trailing newline; you should remove that with chomp, and follow kennethk's advice too.

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Re^2: ClearCase Command text in Backticks is ignored
by Deep_Plaid (Acolyte) on May 08, 2013 at 16:44 UTC

    Hi, Moritz.

    Yes, that was it! It was trailing a newline character! I actually figured this out on my own for once - small miracle! I used chomp() and that took care of it (along with Ken's response). Thank you both!!

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