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Re: Reading and executing Perl

by Ish (Acolyte)
on Apr 02, 2009 at 12:25 UTC ( #754926=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Reading and executing Perl

You can also use "do ''". This does (excuse me) the same kind of thing as eval can and more. Similar security concerns apply though. Update<\b> See for more info

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Re^2: Reading and executing Perl
by jethro (Monsignor) on Apr 02, 2009 at 12:51 UTC
    'do filename' won't work here because the op doesn't have a complete perl file but random text interspersed with perl code. I don't see 'do' do any filtering.
      No, quite right. Should have read it a bit more carefully so that I didn't miss the bit that said 'random text, not Perl'.

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