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Re: [ID 20010103.001] File::Find not descending into Joliet-filesystem

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From:
Richard Soderberg
Date:
January 10, 2001 09:24
Subject:
Re: [ID 20010103.001] File::Find not descending into Joliet-filesystem
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NAEKLNAAHLMBPMPNBMLEOEILCKAA.rs@crystalflame.net
R.

-----Original Message-----
From: Torsten Scheck [mailto:torsten.scheck@sot.de]
Sent: Wednesday, January 10, 2001 8:43 AM
To: Richard Soderberg; Ronald J Kimball
Subject: Re: [ID 20010103.001] File::Find not descending into
Joliet-filesystem


 > >  > -----------cut here----------
 > > #!/usr/bin/perl -w
 > > use strict;
 > > use File::Find;
 > > find(sub{print "$File::Find::name\n"}, @ARGV) if @ARGV;
 > > __END__
 > > -----------cut here----------

 >  Try setting $File::Find::dont_use_nlink.
 > Ronald

It works! Thank you.

Why do I have to set it anyway? Shouldn't this be the default 
behaviour of find? Would I get into trouble, if I was always using it?

I've searched perldoc and the web but there wasn't a more detailed 
description of $File::Find::dont_use_nlink.

Torsten





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