--->What does the preprocess sub do?
in reply to Re: Detect file sequences in File:Find results
in thread Detect file sequences in File:Find results
It sorts the directory results so that the unpadded sequences comes back in the correct order. Without it the sequence comes back looking like this:
Which would make the sequence detection incorrect. It also handles the cases where there are files with the same name but different extension like this:
So the preprocess sub is necessary in my case unless I can do the same sort somewhere else