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Answer: How do I have Perl send the password to a program that prompts for a password

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Q&A > input and output > How do I have Perl send the password to a program that prompts for a password contributed by ton

Give IPC::Open2 or IPC::Open3 a try.

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Re: Answer: How do I have Perl send the password to a program that prompts for a password
by dimmesdale (Friar) on Jun 21, 2001 at 02:49 UTC
    Or, you can try Expect.pm.
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