Perl System script - format of the output

Hello,
I must "execute" some commands on some books (scan-in of the items) using POST API and I've tought at a call to the CURL command via system.
Say we have a input.csv with all the books data.
The script is called via:
perl script.pl<input.csv>output.txt

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the simple script is the following:

#!/usr/bin/perl

# open(FD_IN, "<STDIN") || die "Errore apertura standard input";

while (<STDIN>) {
	$Riga = $_;
	$Riga =~ s/\n//;
	$Riga =~ s/\r//;
	@Campi = split("\t", $Riga);

		
	system("curl -X POST  -H \"Content-Type: application/xml\" \"https://api-eu.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/almaws/v1/bibs/".$Campi[2]."/holdings/".$Campi[1]."/items/".$Campi[0]."?op=scan&library=PETFS&circ_desk=DEFAULT_CIRC_DESK&done=true&apikey=xxxxxxxxxx\"\n");

	$cntRecord++;
}

# close(FD_IN);

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In output.txt I've some interesting data returned by the server at EVERY CURL call.
The question is simple: my I add a bit of format to output.txt (I.E. separe the output of every CURL call with something like "***BEGIN NEW OUTPUT****)?

Thanks,
Fabiano
fabiano petroneAsked:
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wilcoxonCommented:
Have you tried using WWW::Curl or LWP::Curl rather than doing system calls to curl?

If you just want to output some text between system calls then you could add this just before your system call to curl.
print "***BEGIN NEW OUTPUT***\n";

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fabiano petroneAuthor Commented:
Hi, wilcoxon
you're right! I've not though to this simple & good solution! :=)
I need only a "quick & dirty" parsing of a lot of API URLs (pratically, every URL is something like a "scan" operation of a book barcode done with a barcode reader) so I've not examined other solutions.
Is there any advantage using WWW::Curl or LWP::Curl
Thanks,
Fabiano
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wilcoxonCommented:
I'm honestly not sure.  I've never used either module (I haven't needed to use curl much and it's been a long time since I did any web-grabbing/scraping for my job).
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