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Re: Perl Path Editor for Unix

by scollyer (Sexton)
on Sep 28, 2005 at 14:26 UTC ( #495763=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl Path Editor for Unix

For those interested in a non-Perl-based approach to this problem, I have a set of bash/ksh functions


that allow you to manipulate path variables in various ways. (which are idempotent addition of paths, deletion of paths based on regex match, path uniquification, and path editing via your favourite editor)

They can be downloaded from

They're in the public domain so you can do what you like with them.

Steve Collyer

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by Anonymous Monk on Aug 23, 2012 at 17:21 UTC appears to be dead. Any idea where this code lives today?
        Thank you much!
        That one didn't seem to load. But by following links on that page I got to here. Latest available is Dec 10, 2006.

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