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Re: system() vs `backtick`

by Prior Nacre V (Hermit)
on Aug 06, 2004 at 19:21 UTC ( #380677=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to system() vs `backtick`

The difference is:

system()
runs command and returns command's exit status
backticks
runs command and returns the command's output

Can't offer any help on O/S issue.

Regards,

PN5

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