[Melbourne-pm] Perl garbage collection behaviour
sisyphus1 at optusnet.com.au
Thu Aug 25 02:08:29 PDT 2005
----- Original Message -----
From: "Harley Mackenzie"
> No - it is a console application (really should run as a service but I
need to sort this out first), so I am just bringing up the DOS window to the
foreground and then minimising.
Maybe you'll learn something (or maybe not) by running it as a console-less
app using wperl.exe (which should already be in your perl/bin folder). Of
course then you don't get to see any output, so you'd need to redirect
stdout and stderr to a file - something like:
wperl script.pl >out.txt 2>&1
Does that still accumulate garbage ?
Or perhaps redirection alone would suffice:
perl script.pl >out.txt 2>&1
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