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Re^2: adding a variable definition to execution

by akho (Hermit)
on May 21, 2009 at 23:49 UTC ( #765570=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: adding a variable definition to execution
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You actually have to replace <STDIN> with a file handle, not a filename.

I believe the original poster replaced the input with a hard-coded value; that is, wrote $basename = 'filename'. A filehandle would be an error, probably.

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