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Re: execute a file

by damian1301 (Curate)
on Apr 13, 2001 at 04:06 UTC ( #72254=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to execute a file

There is the exec function which executes a LIST through the first argument which is the program it should be executed though (exec(PRGM, LIST)). Note that exec will NEVER return anything on success or failure unlike system

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