Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Pathologically Eclectic Rubbish Lister
 
PerlMonks  

Re: copying files through modules

by Thilosophy (Curate)
on May 18, 2005 at 06:45 UTC ( #458089=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to copying files through modules

I do not really understand most of your question, can you explain what you mean by "accept a module"?

If all you are trying to do is copy a file from one disk location to another, you could use the File::Copy module which is included in the Perl base distribution:

use File::Copy; copy("file1","file2") or die "Copy failed: $!";

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://458089]
help
Chatterbox?
[Corion]: Do you want to launch a script and keep the command prompt/console window open?
[Corion]: Do you want to wait for a key press before closing the window?
[LanX]: I want the command line in the history
[tye]: -Mouse
[Corion]: Option a) would mean launching cmd.exe /k c:\path\to\ batchfile- launching-perl- script.cmd. Option b) would be to add pause as the last line of said batch file.
[LanX]: First day after holidays ... and already stressed by the fact that colleagues changed stuff without communication ... apparently I'm the only one trying to fight entropy
[Corion]: LanX: The command is always in the history if you typed it in before. If you didn't type the command into the command line, it will not be there. I think there is doskey which can stuff command lines into the history
LanX damns the cult of CB ;-)
LanX WTF WTF WTF
[LanX]: please forget my last 3 posts

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others examining the Monastery: (13)
As of 2017-03-27 15:46 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    Should Pluto Get Its Planethood Back?



    Results (320 votes). Check out past polls.