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Re: Data length in strings

by CharlesClarkson (Curate)
on Jul 24, 2001 at 15:48 UTC ( #99292=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Data length in strings

Instead of using $/, try reading the file.

open my $fh, $file_name or die "Cannot open $file_name $!"; read $fh, my $str, -s $fh;

HTH,
Charles K. Clarkson

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