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in reply to Re: Double clicking a raw mode Win32::Console app
in thread Double clicking a raw mode Win32::Console app

Almost, but not quite. It will wait for a record (delimiter set by $/). Even then, you may have some buffering issues on the console, where the console's record separator is the newline (for that platform).

See the Term::ReadKey option above.

Update: Made first paragraph less harsh.

--MidLifeXis