SPUG: Tie::File module

Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes sthoenna at efn.org
Thu Feb 19 12:45:47 CST 2004

On Thu, Feb 19, 2004 at 10:34:14AM -0800, Luis Medrano <lmzaldivar at mac.com> wrote:
> List,
> I try to experiment with Tie::file module buth I have a question. I'm running this code:
> tie @lines, 'Tie::File', 'file' or die ...;
> print "$line[0] \n";
> untie @lines;
> I was specting to print just one line of the file but it print the whole file. Any idea why or how can I do it so it will print just one line??

Have you messed with $/?  Tie::File uses it to determine line endings.

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