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Finding oldest file in directory

by Nitrox (Chaplain)
on Oct 18, 2004 at 18:11 UTC ( #400255=perlquestion: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    my $dir = ".";
    my $file = (sort{(stat $a)[10] <=> (stat $b)[10]}glob "$dir/*.pl")[0];
    

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