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by turnstep (Parson)
on Apr 06, 2000 at 22:33 UTC ( #7058=perltutorial: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    open(MYFILE, ">>$myfile") || die;
    flock(MYFILE, 2) || die;
    print MYFILE "Cottleston Pie\n";
    close(MYFILE);
    
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    #!/usr/bin/perl
    ...
    print "You are now in my list, $newfriend!\n"
    exit;
    
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      open(MYFILE, ">$myfile") || die;
    
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      flock FILEHANDLE, OPERATION
    
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      sub LOCK_SH { 1 } ## shared lock
      sub LOCK_EX { 2 } ## exclusive lock
      sub LOCK_NB { 4 } ## non-blocking
      sub LOCK_UN { 8 } ## unlock
    
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    #!/usr/bin/perl
    ...
    print "You are in my list, $newfriend!\n"
    exit;
    
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      flock(MYFILE, 1);
    
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      flock(MYFILE, 2);
    
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      open(MYFILE, "+< $myfile") || die;
    
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      seek(MYFILE, 0, 0); truncate(MYFILE, 0);
    

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