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Re^2: Perl confusion

by stamp1982 (Novice)
on Jun 26, 2013 at 22:17 UTC ( #1040857=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Perl confusion
in thread Perl confusion

Scot, Thanks for your message. I did not want a solution to the problem but a breakdown of what was expected in a beginners terms. I know to obtain user input I have to use STDIN but how to write that obtain that with the whitespace is where my confusion lies and I would appreciate some explanation. It is not my homework just practicing Perl for beginners. Please what does the sequence length mean? Thanks

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Re^3: Perl confusion
by 5mi11er (Deacon) on Jun 26, 2013 at 22:51 UTC
      the sequence length is just the number of nucleotides in a sequence. such as 4, 100, 123 Is it supposed to look like this? #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; chomp(my $input = <>); print "$input\n"; if yes how do you put a limit on it for the user input?

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