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Re: system command is not working

by ikegami (Pope)
on Dec 07, 2011 at 04:23 UTC ( #942156=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to system command is not working

So you're having an error. First thing you should do is check what error happened.

  • What error does ls the command output to STDERR?
  • What error does system report?

Likely cause: The current directory isn't what you think it is, and you don't have access to write to the current directory.

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