Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
There's more than one way to do things

Re: reading lines from 2 different files

by duff (Vicar)
on Oct 08, 2007 at 15:41 UTC ( #643487=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to reading lines from 2 different files

Something like this:

# assuming you've got the files open in handles $fh1 and $fh2 while (1) { last unless defined($line_from_file_1 = <$fh1>); last unless defined($line_from_file_2 = <$fh2>); # ... }

Basically you just use the "read a record" operator (<>, aka diamond operator) on each file handle. See also readline.

Comment on Re: reading lines from 2 different files
Select or Download Code

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://643487]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (7)
As of 2015-01-27 22:41 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    My top resolution in 2015 is:

    Results (209 votes), past polls