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Re: Left padding a number with zeros: PerlFaq method didn't work for me.

by esskar (Deacon)
on Jan 17, 2006 at 03:33 UTC ( #523654=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Left padding a number with zeros: PerlFaq method didn't work for me.

my $len = 10; print "1: [", sprintf("%${len}s", "*"), "]\n"; print "2: [", sprintf("%*s", $len, "*"), "]\n";
i get what i the say


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