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Re^5: Perl Best Practices book: is this one a best practice or a dodgy practice?

by theorbtwo (Prior)
on Sep 09, 2005 at 13:16 UTC ( #490560=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Perl Best Practices book: is this one a best practice or a dodgy practice?
in thread Perl Best Practices book: is this one a best practice or a dodgy practice?

You might be interested in Cwd::abs_path -- but in general, what you want to do here isn't always possible. Consider a windows box that SMB-exports two directories, one of which is a child of the other.


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[GotToBTru]: that is how this should have been done, no question
[GotToBTru]: probably back when there were 5 or so clauses

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