Joel Fentin joel at
Mon Mar 18 19:04:24 CST 2002

At 04:12 PM 3/18/02 -0800, Alan Stewart wrote:
>Works on my v5.6.1 build 630. Does the following work on your 629?
>use File::Basename;
>$A = File::Basename::basename(''); 
>print $A;

Yes it does. Thank you.
>If so, basename() isn't properly exported. Does your
>@EXPORT = qw(fileparse fileparse_set_fstype basename dirname);

Yes it does. I also checked autoexec.bat (both computers) to see
if the perl path statement was different. nada.
>I don't see any reference to this in the change history from
>Isn't upgrading so much fun??

Yes, but I trust the perl people to do right by me when they
upgrade. I do much of my work with M$ products, and have no such
trust. There I think it's more a question of mood swings.

Joel Fentin    tel: 760-749-8863    FAX: 760-749-8864
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