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Re: Diamond or Open, Process, Close?

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Sep 27, 2012 at 12:37 UTC ( #996002=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Diamond or Open, Process, Close?

Because open can be used everywhere and <> works only in special cases?

What will you do when you need to read from two files and write to a third?


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