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Re^2: -s test option returns differently in some cases

by Anonymous Monk
on Oct 14, 2013 at 09:30 UTC ( #1058157=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


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Ideas?!

its right about halloween

well, the extra system is commented out, but I imagine if a sleep(1) accomplishes the same thing, you have your answer (delay)


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Re^3: -s test option returns differently in some cases
by frogsausage (Sexton) on Oct 14, 2013 at 09:38 UTC

    Sleep gives me the error again.

    Halloween you said? No wonder why my comment to the empty system() statement is # trick or treat... fix for etc.

    Let me try your syntax for system. Since system is taking an array as argument, I'm providing an array of '1' with "ls -l ...".

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