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Re: Executing DOS shell commands via system()

by crouchingpenguin (Priest)
on Jun 06, 2003 at 14:13 UTC ( #263680=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Executing DOS shell commands via system()

cbro was spot on. Also, concerning your use of system... This is probably what you want/mean:

system(@args) == 0 || die "Failed to delete: $!";

See system concerning return value.


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