Perl and bash

Pete Jordan
Mon Aug 31 08:13:00 GMT 1998

Robin Crampton <> wrote:

> Running this program:
>  #!/usr/local/perl/qub/perl -w
>  print "Your name? ";
>  $name = <STDIN>;
>  chomp ($name);
>  print "Welcome $name!\n";
> The third line doesn't block.

Known problem. Try adding "tty" to your CYGWIN32 environment variable.

Pete Jordan ~ Horus Communications Ltd ~

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