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Re: unlink $file OR... OR..

by sulfericacid (Deacon)
on Aug 30, 2007 at 03:43 UTC ( #635982=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to unlink $file OR... OR..

Aye, you can use shift as though it's a variable. I do many a print shift;. It saves on typing and stress of coming up with yet ANOTHER unique variable name.

UPDATE: Adding code for the original question

#!/usr/bin/perl use warnings; use strict; my @list; push(@list, "blah.txt"), print qq(Error\n) unless unlink "blah.txt"; print @list;


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