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Re^5: Execute a Perl code without ".pl" extension

by thor (Priest)
on Mar 10, 2006 at 04:25 UTC ( #535609=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Execute a Perl code without ".pl" extension
in thread Execute a Perl code without ".pl" extension

At least where I'm sitting, "executables" are sometimes compiled, sometimes perl scripts, sometimes shell scripts...you get the idea. I use the "file" command to tell me what's what. And hey...file uses magic...really. The file that stores the heuristics that it uses for guessing is /etc/magic. :)

thor

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