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Re: UNIX 'command' equivalents in Perl

by eyepopslikeamosquito (Canon)
on Jul 20, 2007 at 22:56 UTC ( #627904=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to UNIX 'command' equivalents in Perl

For the touch command, suggest you add utime in addition to open/close, since if the file already exists you don't need to open and close it, you can simply call the utime built-in function to change its access and modification times.


Comment on Re: UNIX 'command' equivalents in Perl
Re^2: UNIX 'command' equivalents in Perl
by Anonymous Monk on Aug 05, 2009 at 13:37 UTC

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