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Re^2: How to modify words in a line using perl oneliner

by Bloodnok (Vicar)
on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:36 UTC ( #798297=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: How to modify words in a line using perl oneliner
in thread How to modify words in a line using perl oneliner

...or even, assuming ...second line... to be a specific requirement (c/w a statement of the loaction of the string to be changed):

perl -ni.bak -e 's/first/last/g if $. == 2; print' one.txt
A user level that continues to overstate my experience :-))


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