[Last Call] Learn about multicloud storage options and how to improve your company's cloud strategy. Register Now

x
?
Solved

recursive readdir in win32

Posted on 1998-12-14
1
Medium Priority
?
950 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-04
I need to perform an operation on a directory and its subdirectories in Win32. I thought it would be easy but am having some difficulties. Please provide some generic code. Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:Pakfan
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
b2pi earned 360 total points
ID: 1206937
my($root) = "C:\\users";
DoDir($root);

sub DoDir {
   my($dir) = shift;
   my($file);
   opendir(DIR, $dir) || die "Unable to open $dir :$!";
   my(@files) = grep {!/^\.\.?$/ } readdir(DIR);
   closedir(DIR);
   foreach (@files) {
      if (-d ($file = "$dir\\$_")) {
           print "Found a directory: $file\n";
            DoDir($file);
      } else {
            print "File $file\n";
      }
   }
}

0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Many time we need to work with multiple files all together. If its windows system then we can use some GUI based editor to accomplish our task. But what if you are on putty or have only CLI(Command Line Interface) as an option to  edit your files. I…
Checking the Alert Log in AWS RDS Oracle can be a pain through their user interface.  I made a script to download the Alert Log, look for errors, and email me the trace files.  In this article I'll describe what I did and share my script.
Explain concepts important to validation of email addresses with regular expressions. Applies to most languages/tools that uses regular expressions. Consider email address RFCs: Look at HTML5 form input element (with type=email) regex pattern: T…
Six Sigma Control Plans

650 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question