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Re: Re: Re: shell to perl

by rbc (Curate)
on Jan 24, 2003 at 02:45 UTC ( #229522=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: shell to perl
in thread shell to perl

Uhm... No, it didn't. In your case, $env was set to the exit status of whoami(1), probably 0.
Yeah so ... does that mean it "didn't work"?

$ perl -e 'my $env = system( qq ( whoami )) ;' rbc $ perl -e 'my $env = system( qq ( whoru )) ;' wrong

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