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Re: Zip without dir path

by Lotus1 (Curate)
on Dec 14, 2012 at 18:50 UTC ( #1008891=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Zip without dir path

The addFile method allows you to add a second parameter with a new name for the file, that is what it will be called inside the zip file. You can use File::Basename to get just the filename from $memberName.

foreach my $memberName (map { glob } $indir) { if (-d $memberName ) { if($zip->addFile( $memberName ) != AZ_OK){ #or sendalert(); $message = "Can't add file $memberName\n";} } }

This is using -d $memberName to test for directories. The addFile method is for adding a file, there are other methods for adding directories. I am surprised to see this since you said all works well in this script. Also, I'm surprised to see the glob statement by itself.

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