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by gods
on Feb 11, 2000 at 00:06 UTC ( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

As far as combining system and backtick operation is concerned, it seems to be a little known fact that backticks also set the exit code ($?) value in the same way as system does.

I'd personally be grateful if someone could show an example of where Capture:Tiny does something that is not done by backticks.

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In reply to Re: How to output backtick or qx to a variable and STDOUT at the same time? by space_monk
in thread How to output backtick or qx to a variable and STDOUT at the same time? by dr.jekyllandme

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