yes, sorry.. i did forget to include that. but inspite of including the use strict and warnings, i did not get any warning and neither did my output file get updated. kindly help me.
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in thread handling files using regular expression
open (FILE, 'name.tsv');
open (OFILE, '>probe_dist.tsv');
($input)= split ("\t");
$start =~ m/:(\d+)/;
print OFILE "$start\n";