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Re: Perl Test - Capture print statements

by Zaxo (Archbishop)
on Jul 10, 2007 at 21:34 UTC ( #625932=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl Test - Capture print statements

You could localize STDOUT, opening it to a variable.

my $out = do { my $msg; open local( *STDOUT), '>', \$msg or die $!; mytest(); $msg };
That takes Perl 5.8+ for opening a handle to a variable.

++fenLisesi caught a thinko in text, s/STDERR/STDOUT/. Repaired.

After Compline,
Zaxo

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