[Israel.pm] convert perl string to file handle

Tal Kelrich tal at musicgenome.com
Sun Jun 6 07:54:49 PDT 2004


On Sun, 6 Jun 2004 16:03:39 +0300
"Itamar Elem" <elem at compugen.co.il> wrote:
> is there a efficinet way to convert perl string to file handle?
> i used something like:
> $buffer="....."
> open IN,qq{echo $buffer|};
> 
> print <IN>;
> 
> but is there a better way?
> thank
> itamar
> 

how about:

$buffer="blah";
pipe R_P,W_P;
print W_P $buffer;
close W_P;

#now hand in the other side of the pipe
print <R_P>;


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