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Re: deleting first line of a file using in-place editing

by greenFox (Vicar)
on Sep 08, 2005 at 06:41 UTC ( #490117=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to deleting first line of a file using in-place editing

In the spirit of TIMTOWTDI...

perl -ni -e "print unless $. == 1" test.txt

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Murray Barton
Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought. -Basho


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