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Everybody who hates File::Find should try the find2perl utility that comes bundled with perl.

find2perl > my-find-script-template.pl chmod u+x my-find-script-template.pl

It's totally boneheaded utility. As far as I can tell, all it does is output the template for a basic file finder with perl, which you can then modify per your requirements.

Well, actually, it's a little more powerful than that, but I never figured out how to give arguments to this script. I just output and tweak.

And yet... and yet... what a help that is!

Try it if you haven't. :)


In reply to Re: What makes File::Find's interface so commonly hated by tphyahoo
in thread What makes File::Find's interface so commonly hated by demerphq

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