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Re: Re: Time-limited input on STDIN

by ajdelore (Pilgrim)
on Aug 11, 2003 at 17:58 UTC ( #282962=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Time-limited input on STDIN
in thread Time-limited input on STDIN

Thanks, this worked great. ++ to jamesduncan and bobn.

One minor note: I did have to set local $/ = undef; within the eval block -- otherwise, it was finishing as soon as I pressed enter after a word.

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