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Re: Please HELP! FILE::MONITOR Configuration

by Not_a_Number (Parson)
on Jan 21, 2009 at 22:19 UTC ( #737977=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Please HELP! FILE::MONITOR Configuration

This seems to work:

use strict; use warnings; use File::Monitor; my $monitor = File::Monitor->new(); $monitor->watch ( { name => 'C:/whatever', # or whatever callback => \&print_new, files => 1, } ); while ( 1 ) { $monitor->scan; sleep 10; # or however long you need } sub print_new { print join "\n", pop->files_created; print "\n"; }


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Re^2: Please HELP! FILE::MONITOR Configuration
by jdlev (Scribe) on Jan 30, 2009 at 15:13 UTC
    Outstanding! I tried it, and in 2 minutes, the program was up and running after fiddling with it for hours! Thanks so much, you get the vote! :) :)
    I love it when a program comes together - jdhannibal

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