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how to change directory in AIX in Perl ?

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From:
Families Laws
Date:
January 7, 2002 16:27
Subject:
how to change directory in AIX in Perl ?
Message ID:
20020108002734.92921.qmail@web10008.mail.yahoo.com
I tried to do a change directory and then do a tar of
the directory:

My program:

  system("cd /usr/apps");
  system("tar -cf tarfile.tar DDA/*");

It looks like the cd command does not work ?

Thanks in advance. 

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