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take delay in PERL

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

Oct 14 '08 #1
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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


Oct 14 '08 #2

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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
Oct 14 '08 #3

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