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Re: system call and newline interpretattion.

by robartes (Priest)
on May 24, 2005 at 14:35 UTC ( #459995=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to system call and newline interpretattion.

Quite possibly your $_ comes from reading in a line in a file and contains a newline. Try chomp before you use $_.

Then again, as you do not provide context, the problem might be a completely different one.

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