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How do I append or write to the end of a file?

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Contributed by vroom on Jan 08, 2000 at 08:46 UTC
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Answer: How do I append or write to the end of a file?
contributed by Crulx

open FH, ">>$output_file" or die "Couldn't open file: $!";

Opens a file for appending.

In an already open file for writing,

seek FH,0,2;

After you get to the end via those methods, simply

print FH "What you want to print\n";

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