Stories
Slash Boxes
Comments
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
 Full
 Abbreviated
 Hidden
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.
  • #! /usr/bin/perl

    use Fcntl();

    sleep 2;

    print "Locking....\n";
    unless (flock(DATA, Fcntl::LOCK_EX())) {
        die("Failed to lock:$!");
    }
    print "Locked.....\n";
    sleep 5;

    __DATA__

    works for me on an XP virtual machine with strawberry perl.

    when doesn't it work?