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Re: system(find) unable to find a file even if the file exists

by ikegami (Pope)
on Feb 14, 2018 at 09:51 UTC ( #1209123=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to system(find) unable to find a file even if the file exists

You are providing a (badly-constructed) Bourne shell command that expects to invoke the unix find tool, but you are invoking the Windows command shell which finds the very different Windows find tool.

Perhaps you should be using File::Find::Rule?

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