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Re^2: Perl losing, unfairly

by etcshadow (Priest)
on Jun 15, 2004 at 20:17 UTC ( #367041=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Perl losing, unfairly
in thread Perl losing, unfairly

Really, it's combining bash and perl that is great fun. for example:

[me@host]$ more `which whichpm` #!/bin/sh perl "-M$1" -le '$_=shift; s|::|/|g; print $INC{"$_.pm"}' "$1" [me@host]$
Writing 'whichpm' in perl alone would take a fair bit more space.

And everyone knows that I love perl command line switches :-D

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Re^3: Perl losing, unfairly
by blakem (Monsignor) on Jun 16, 2004 at 08:33 UTC
    Or just: perldoc -l
    $ alias whichpm='perldoc -l' $ whichpm HTML::Template /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0/HTML/Template.pm

    -Blake

      Nice... never noticed that. Of course, aliasing it is still a mix of perl and shell, which was my point :-D
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