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Re: File::Copy limitation? on Win32

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From:
Jenda Krynicky
Date:
January 8, 2002 13:06
Subject:
Re: File::Copy limitation? on Win32
Message ID:
3C3B6D4C.10463.294ED5FF@localhost
> I suspect the answer to this is "you can't abuse perl that way on
> WinNT," but I'll post anyhow.
> 
> I'm distributing files across several machines on an NT network; for
> various reasons I need the status that the File::Copy module returns
> but can't rely on mapped drives.
> 
> UNCs and IP paths (\\10.98.76.543\d$\usr\exe) don't seem to work with
> this module however; only local or mapped drives (which appear local
> to the machine) seem to work.

Try Win32::FileOp

	ppm install --location=http://www24.brinkster.com/Jenda/perl/ 
Win32-FileOp

Jenda


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