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Re: Unlink files but not in pwd

by grinder (Bishop)
on Mar 27, 2009 at 20:38 UTC ( #753770=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Unlink files but not in pwd

With recent versions of File::Path you can do the following:

use File::Path 'remove_path'; remove_path("/path/of/dir", {keep_root => 1});

This will remove everything in the directory, but not delete /path/of/dir itself.

update: oh, you want to unlink according to a pattern; I missed that on the first pass.

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