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Re^2: Hello im new to programming i need help

by 7stud (Deacon)
on Feb 10, 2013 at 01:17 UTC ( #1018007=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Hello im new to programming i need help
in thread Hello im new to programming i need help

open FILETWO, "$initialfile2" or die "cannot open $initialfile2 for read\n";

In addition:

  • You should use the 3-arg form of open().
  • You should not use bareword filehandles.
  • You should print out the system error that caused the die().

Like this:

open my $INFILE, '<', $fname or die "Couldn't open $fname: $!";

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