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Re: read()

by larryk (Friar)
on Jan 01, 2002 at 02:47 UTC ( #135451=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to read()

another way to read in "chunks" is to set $/ = \number and then read from the filehandle as you would normally, e.g.

open FILE, $path; $/ = \1024; print while <FILE>;
   larryk                                          
perl -le "s,,reverse killer,e,y,rifle,lycra,,print"


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