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Re: Re: Re: I'm an idiot newbie, so

by arhuman (Vicar)
on Apr 21, 2001 at 17:16 UTC ( #74417=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: I'm an idiot newbie, so
in thread I'm an idiot newbie, so

Just to complete chady and bbfu answers.
backticks quotes could be handy too...
(When you need to grab the produced output)

You might then use something like :
$string_to_process=`ping $host`;
(notes that variable are interpolated inside backticks)

"Only Bad Coders Badly Code In Perl" (OBC2IP)

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[robby_dobby]: This anonymonk's post reads weird to me
[robby_dobby]: Other than the content, that Chrome would not allow submitting code sounds like something funky going on there :P
[erix]: lazyness-driven inventio :)
[erix]: "the dog ate my homework"
[Eily]: looks more like "all my plates are broken and I don't understand why. Also I can't retrieve the broken parts because the elephant in the room is on the way"
[ambrus]: Eily: also webpages aren't displayed on my monitor no matter what I click with the mouse, and there's a blackout right now, could that be a problem?
[robby_dobby]: ambrus: Yes

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