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Re^3: system commands and returns

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Nov 29, 2011 at 19:35 UTC ( #940688=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: system commands and returns
in thread system commands and returns

I don't see why; it's not obvious reading the module's code that that's necessary, and in any case you could always prompt for it in your program, right?

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Re^4: system commands and returns
by perl_zen (Initiate) on Nov 30, 2011 at 14:22 UTC


    I have tried to access IPC::ShellCmd but been unsuccessful. I have Perl 5.8.8 but I am getting the command "Can't locate IPC/".

    It may be worth mentioning that I am using Perl that is packaged with an IBM product. I am not sure if this makes a difference or not, so I am not able to test it.

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