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When you used this ordering of args on your command line:
scriptname --dir foo --year 2007 --delay 30
did you confirm that the "$delay" variable actually got the value "30"?

I'm guessing it might not have, because there might be something else happening to @ARGV before you make the call to GetOptions() -- like maybe something pops off the last arg?


In reply to Re: Getopt::Long question by graff
in thread Getopt::Long question by Cody Pendant

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