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Re^3: filesystem path concatenation

by sundialsvc4 (Abbot)
on Sep 28, 2015 at 20:14 UTC ( #1143288=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: filesystem path concatenation
in thread filesystem path concatenation

File::Spec is definitely The Right Way™ to do this, because it is both purposeful and portable.   You really don’t want to have to be mucking-around with slashes, do you?   Worrying whether they ought to be forward or backward on this system or that?   Naww-w-w-ww, not if someone else has already done it for you!   And, since it is in the Core, you don’t have to install it:   it is already there.

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