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hi,

I am trying to copy files from one folder to another folder with in same server, I wrote the below perl script for that.
But I had a simple problem I want to copy files only with extension txt and pdf and not all the files but I know how to right script for one condition not for both can someone update my perl script so that it takes only files with txt and pdf extensions...

my script:
#!/usr/bin/perl

use strict;
use warnings;

my $source = "C:\\test";
my $destination = "C:\\test1";

opendir(DIR,"$source") or die "Cannot open $source\n";
my @files = readdir(DIR);
closedir(DIR);

foreach my $file (@files) {
  next if ($file !~ /\.txt$/i);
  system("copy \"$source\\$file\" \"$destination\"");
 
}
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next if ($file !~ /\.(txt|pdf)$/i);
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