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Re: Getopt::Long with default

by jethro (Monsignor)
on Aug 27, 2012 at 14:09 UTC ( #989992=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Getopt::Long with default

script --EndDate #outputs: Start = 0 and End = 9999999999

If you just want a default value, just init your variable, i.e.

my $End=999999999; GetOptions( ...

PS: Error descriptions like "my code fails" are not very useful. Please give us a bit more info HOW it is not working next time

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