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Re: If statements with . and .. filehandles.

by tune (Curate)
on Jun 18, 2002 at 21:09 UTC ( #175497=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to If statements with . and .. filehandles.

Or use the mighty regexp solution.
print "$file\n" if $file !~ /^\.{1,2}$/;

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tune

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Re: Re: If statements with . and .. filehandles.
by dsheroh (Prior) on Jun 18, 2002 at 23:49 UTC
    Correction:
    print "$file\n" if $file !~ /\A\.{1,2}\Z/;
    Using ^ and $ would also match files named .\n or ..\n.

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