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Re: Include external variables?

by LanX (Chancellor)
on Dec 03, 2012 at 00:51 UTC ( #1006772=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Include external variables?

> I am not using quite the correct terms to get results

it's called a config file.

There many approaches, including YAML or JSON to avoid code execution during inclusion.

If there are no security concerns, the simplistic approach is to use do or require to execute a perl-file defining global variables.

Cheers Rolf

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