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Re: Thread safe equivalent of LINUX touch command

by ColonelPanic (Friar)
on Nov 22, 2012 at 14:50 UTC ( #1005139=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Thread safe equivalent of LINUX touch command

How about opening the file for appending, then immediately closing it?
open my $fh, '>>', 'file.txt' or die "Ouch: $!"; close $fh;
Not tested (I'm on Windows and think this might be system-dependent).

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