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Indomitus beat me to the submit button, I see.

if($pword eq $cpword){ open (FILE, "< memberlist.txt") or die $!; while(<FILE>){ push @lines,$_; } close FILE or die $!; }
  • You'll be able to zero in on problems like this if you habitually use the die statement, to test whether you've had success.
  • Unless your passwords are numeric, you'll want to test equivalence with 'eq', unstead of '=='.
  • And finally - your code closed the filehandle inside of your while loop (another thing that die would have told you).


In reply to Re: Variable/if question... by mkmcconn
in thread Variable/if question... by tretin

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