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Re: checking to see if a directory is empty

by bofh_of_oz (Hermit)
on Jul 27, 2005 at 19:16 UTC ( #478705=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to checking to see if a directory is empty

I would suggest using File::Copy::Recursive to transfer directories (or File::NCopy if you wish) recursively, File::Dircmp to verify if everything was copied properly, and File::Path to remove source tree.

And I also know that there should be an easier way to do it...

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[Corion]: 1nickt: Not in the general sense... I only have very specific crawlers, but not a simple crawler like that ;) But maybe that would be a good application/( stress) test for Future::HTTP to parallelize
[Corion]: Also, a good application to test my API to rate limit things

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