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Re: system() requires double ctrl-c

by perlfan (Curate)
on Nov 10, 2008 at 19:45 UTC ( #722706=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to system() requires double ctrl-c

I am not trying to minimize your complaint, but anytime I've ever had to:
#!/usr/local/bin/perl system("some_long_running_shell_command"); some_other_stuff();
I just wrote a shell script that did "some_long_running_shell_command", then called a Perl script...but that's just me.

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