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Perl Warning On dbmclose()by marinersk (Curate)
|on Apr 24, 2006 at 06:24 UTC||Need Help??|
marinersk has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
The questions will be:
I've inherited a huge thing that uses lots of dbmopen() and dbmclose(). I know this is now superceded by tie(), but I'd like to understand what is going on before I decide to go changing things willy-nilly.
The following snippet demonstrates something I'm running into when I turn on WARNINGS:
I get the following results:
If I take out the perl -w, no problems reported.
I've poked around Google and done a search here at PerlMonks and I'm landing on neither a useful problem description nor a useful solution.
So I thought I'd pray for divine intervention. :-)
Many thanks for your time and assistance.
- Steven K. Mariner