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Old 03-01-2003
PERL: print if files present

FOR: Windows NT 4

I want perl to read a directory. there is suposed to be two files in the folder ( file1.ini and file2.ini ) and i want perl to print "Files present" or "Files NOT present" to a text document ( report.txt )


how do i do it.?
# 2  
Old 03-03-2003
Code:
#open report.txt so text can be appended to the end of it
open (RPT, ">>reports/report.txt") || Error('open', 'file');

#check if the files exist or not
if ((-e "files/file1.ini") && (-e "files/file2.ini")) {
 print RPT "Files present.\n";
} else {
 print RPT "Files not present.\n";
}

#close report.txt
close (RPT) || Error('close', 'file');

#if report.txt cannot be opened, this subroutine will execute
sub Error {
 print "Content-type: text/html\n\n";
 print "The server can't $_[0] the $_[1] : $! \n";
 exit;
}

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Old 03-04-2003
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