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To find the size of a file you can use: my $size = -s $file;
The -X file tests are documented here.

You could also use the core module File::stat which provides dev, ino, mode, nlink, uid, gid, rdev, size, atime, mtime, ctime, blksize, and block. I tend to find this easier than remembering what order stat returns things.

use File::stat; my $st = stat($file); my $size = $st->size;

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