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LawTown Junky

New Member
if i make a file say called data.txt or something stupid and in this file it has lines like this

john doe|18|14|jeff|green

where john doe is the name then the age and then lets say fav number and then fav color


how do i have it read this file and print on the page

name: john doe
age: 18
fav numba: 14
fav color: green

yet anotha simple task that i do not know how to do
 

atlas

New Member
For a datafile like:
john doe|18|14|jeff|green

Code:
open(FILE,"/path/to/file");

while(<FILE>)
{
	my($name, $age, $favoriteNumber, $thatJeffThing, $favoriteColor) = split(/\|/);
	print "all the stuff out however you want";
}

close(FILE);
mjk@atlascgi.com
 
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