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Re: How to run a Perl script from another script?

by bwelch (Curate)
on Oct 05, 2004 at 14:28 UTC ( #396592=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How to run a Perl script from another script?

When calling scripts or executing shell commands, I prefer to use this type of command so a return code is captured.

my $jobStatus = `bjobs $jobID`;

Are there any reasons to avoid this method? Do you prefer other methods for capturing the return code?

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