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Re^4: chmod in perl

by atcroft (Monsignor)
on Mar 11, 2011 at 07:51 UTC ( #892604=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: chmod in perl
in thread chmod in perl

Actually, I did. I fixed it, and put a note at the bottom to indicate it had been updated, but have no idea if the OP has seen it or tried with the missing semicolon in place.

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Re^5: chmod in perl
by Anonymous Monk on Mar 11, 2011 at 09:19 UTC

    The problem with the below code is if the file doesnot exist,you will get an error "No such file or directory at perl.pl line 135

    my $filename = q{deletefiles.txt}; chmod 0777, $filename or die $!; open my $OUTPUT, q{+>}, $filename or die $!;

      Either ignore that error,

      my $filename = q{deletefiles.txt}; chmod 0777, $filename or $!{ENOENT} or die $!; open my $OUTPUT, q{+>}, $filename or die $!;

      Or change the permissions after creating the file.

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