file load

Russ Schnapp rlssdpm at
Fri Apr 28 15:57:55 CDT 2000


To read an entire file into a scalar, turn off the input record 
separator, $/, comme ca:

my $saveSlash = $/;
undef $/;
$string = <FILE>;
$/ = $saveSlash;

...Russ Schnapp
Schnapp Software Consulting

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