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Re^5: Comparing Values PER Sub-folder
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Looks like I had some type of perl package mis-match. I was attempting to initialize File::Find::Rule on a prior test, which conflicted with something. I re-arranged something also in a different sub and it seems to be working just fine now. I think slurp is a good way to grab this, by setting these to a variable I think a simple comparison of directory to file lines should work well, but I will post again if something else seems to go astray.
Thank you for your help!