Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
We don't bite newbies here... much
 
PerlMonks  

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

Almost a Perl hacker.
Dave AKA damian

I encourage you to email me

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://72254]
help
Chatterbox?
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others examining the Monastery: (1)
As of 2016-12-04 08:55 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    On a regular basis, I'm most likely to spy upon:













    Results (63 votes). Check out past polls.