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take delay in PERL

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Hi!

Are in PERL any function for make delay?
Like in C delay(miliseconds); .

Thanks!
Oct 14 '08 #1
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numberwhun
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I can only assume that you want to use this to allow a process to finish. If so, then you can use the "wait" command. Look it up on perldoc.perl.org.

Regards,

Jeff
Oct 14 '08 #2
KevinADC
4,059 Expert 2GB
Jeff is having a hard time currently, I think he meant to suggest the sleep() function. But for sleep() times less than a second you probably need Time::HiRes

http://search.cpan.org/~jhi/Time-HiRes-1.9715/HiRes.pm
Oct 14 '08 #3

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