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Re: In-place file filtering

by RMGir (Prior)
on Jul 24, 2003 at 19:56 UTC ( #277671=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to In-place file filtering

One point others didn't mention: be _really_ careful when you're testing this kind of thing.

It's way too easy to rerun a command twice and crunch your only backup, if you're relying on -i.bak to preserve your originals... (Yes, that's the voice of painful experience talking :))
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Mike

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