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Is it possible to get a filename from a filehandle?

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Contributed by Anonymous Monk on Apr 26, 2000 at 00:42 UTC
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If some evil function returns a filehandle, is it then possible to get the filename extracted from the filehandle?

Answer: Is it possible to get a filename from a filehandle?
contributed by merlyn

No. I think this is answered in better detail in the Perl FAQ...

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