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Re: next line

by mrbbking (Hermit)
on May 16, 2002 at 16:28 UTC ( #167042=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to how do I get perl to skip lines reading a text file?

To skip to the next line, after having found what you're looking for...
open( FH, $yourfile ) or die "Can't open $yourfile: $!\n"; while( <FH> ){ next if /pattern_indicating_line_to_skip/; # otherwise, do stuff... }

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