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in reply to Re: printing out users without home directories
in thread printing out users without home directories

for(@passwd_entries) { print "/home/$_ ...

In the context of the code from the root node, that won't work, since $_ contains the entire line from the entry.

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Re^3: printing out users without home directories
by syphilis (Chancellor) on May 16, 2018 at 08:24 UTC
    ... that won't work, since $_ contains the entire line from the entry

    Yes, the wording of the OP's initial post led me to believe that his @passwd_entries contained nothing but a list of the usernames - though, of course, the OP didn't exactly specify that was the case.

    Cheers,
    Rob