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Top Forums Shell Programming and Scripting Opening file and executing an action Post 302347701 by DemonixX on Wednesday 26th of August 2009 08:56:05 AM
Old 08-26-2009
Opening file and executing an action

I want the script to read the directory I am running the script from and print the contents of any file that has GX in it's title. This is the code needed[I think]. But how do I combine it?


@list = readdir(CURRENT);

foreach $item (@list){
  if($item =~ /GX/){
    print "$item\n";

if(-e $filename){
 while(<FILE>){ print };


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Perl::Critic::Policy::InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls - Return value of flagged function ignored. AFFILIATION
This Policy is part of the core Perl::Critic distribution. DESCRIPTION
This performs identically to InputOutput::RequireCheckedOpen/Close except that this is configurable to apply to any function, whether core or user-defined. If your module uses Fatal, Fatal::Exception, or autodie then any functions wrapped by those modules will not trigger this policy. For example: use Fatal qw(open); open my $fh, $filename; # no violation close $fh; # yes violation use autodie; open $filehandle, $mode, $filename; # no violation Currently, autodie is not properly treated as a pragma; its lexical effects aren't taken into account. CONFIGURATION
This policy watches for a configurable list of function names. By default, it applies to "open", "print", "say" and "close". You can override this to set it to a different list of functions with the "functions" and "exclude_functions" settings. To do this, put entries in a .perlcriticrc file like this: [InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls] functions = open opendir read readline readdir close closedir We have defined a few shortcuts for creating this list [InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls] functions = :defaults opendir readdir closedir [InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls] functions = :builtins [InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls] functions = :all The ":builtins" shortcut above represents all of the builtin functions that have error conditions (about 65 of them, many of them rather obscure). You can require checking all builtins except "print" by combining the "functions" and "exclude_functions": [InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls] functions = :builtins exclude_functions = print This is a lot easier to read than the alternative. The ":all" is the insane case: you must check the return value of EVERY function call, even "return" and "exit". Yes, this "feature" is overkill and is wasting CPU cycles on your computer by just existing. Nyah nyah. I shouldn't code after midnight. CREDITS
Initial development of this policy was supported by a grant from the Perl Foundation. This policy module is based heavily on policies written by Andrew Moore <amoore@mooresystems.com>. AUTHOR
Chris Dolan <cdolan@cpan.org> COPYRIGHT
Copyright (c) 2007-2011 Chris Dolan. Many rights reserved. This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. The full text of this license can be found in the LICENSE file included with this module. perl v5.14.2 2012-06-07 Perl::Critic::Policy::InputOutput::RequireCheckedSyscalls(3pm)

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