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Re: multi-line in-place edits

by Roy Johnson (Monsignor)
on Feb 15, 2005 at 19:38 UTC ( #431305=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to multi-line in-place edits

perl -n0777i.bak -e 'print "{$_}"' filename.txt
The 0777 option does the same thing as the BEGIN that others are suggesting. See perldoc perlrun.

Caution: Contents may have been coded under pressure.


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