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Tips or Tricks to print out tab-separated data in perl

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I routinely generate rows of tab-separated data like this;

my @array = ( "boris", "natasha", "rocky", "bullwinkle"); print join "t", @array, "n";

However this code inserts an extra tab between bullwinkle and the newline character. So when it is important I do this instead:print join "t", @array;print "n";
I suppose you could put both statements on a single line. Is there a simpler/faster way to generate this output: boristnatashatrockytbullwinklen?

posted Jun 21, 2013 by anonymous

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print join( "t", @array ), "n";

answer Jun 21, 2013 by anonymous
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