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Re: watch folder concept in Perl

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Jenda Krynicky
September 7, 2009 07:54
Re: watch folder concept in Perl
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Date sent:      	Mon, 7 Sep 2009 17:58:35 +0530
Subject:        	watch folder concept in Perl
From:           	Ganesh Babu N <>
To:             	Perl <>

> Dear All,
> 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.
> Regards,
> Ganesh

There are several libraries for this. For Windows have a look at 
Win32::ChangeNotify and Win32::IPC.

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