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Re^3: search for a pattern in file without opening the file

by rinceWind (Monsignor)
on Jan 29, 2007 at 13:04 UTC ( #597071=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: search for a pattern in file without opening the file
in thread search for a pattern in file without opening the file

Hmmm, Quantum::Schrodingers_Cat sounds like a Damian module. This computer is alive or dead depending on the XOR of this entire file - a new variant to the halting problem.

How about another application: "This file/email attachment contains a virus" without opening it.

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