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Re: watch folder concept in Perl

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Peter Scott
September 7, 2009 06:41
Re: watch folder concept in Perl
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On Mon, 07 Sep 2009 17:58:35 +0530, Ganesh Babu N wrote:
> Can we develop application which will watch a specific folder and when
> any files comes into the folder then some action takes place in Perl.
> Similar to an windows service. Is it possible in Perl.

Not only possible, it's been done before and made available for reuse:

Peter Scott

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