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Re: Removing linefeeds from part of a file

by Abigail (Deacon)
on Jul 12, 2001 at 02:33 UTC ( #95881=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Removing linefeeds from part of a file

{ local $\ = "\n"; while (<>) { chomp; if (/^ENDDESCRIPTION$/) { print "\n"; $\ = "\n"; } print; $\ = "" if /^DESCRIPTION$/; } }

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