troubleshooting Question

Perl and XML

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Guys very newbie question here.

If Im using perl do various system admin tasks, let's say the following...


#!/usr/bin/perl -w
use strict;
use warnings;

open(SUCCESS, ">successpcs.txt") or die "Can not create success: $!\n";
open(FAILED, ">failedpcs.txt") or die "Can not create failure: $!\n";

open(LIST,"<systems.txt") or die "Can not open list: $!\n";
while (my $server=<LIST>) {
      system("net use s: \\$server\ipc\$");
      if(!-e 's:\status.txt') {
            print "$server doesn't have a status.txt file\n";
            print "Could not open status.txt on $server\n";
      local $/;
      my $data=<IN>;
      my $found=0;
      if($data =~ /success/) {
            print SUCCESS "$server\n";
      if($data =~ /failed/) {
            print FAILED "$server\n";
      next if $found;
      print "$server is not success or failed\n";



How would you convert the output into xml format?

Any help greatly appreciated.
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