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deleting first line of a file using in-place editing
In the spirit of TIMTOWTDI...
perl -ni -e "print unless $. == 1" test.txt
--Murray BartonDo not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought. -Basho
By rote learning.
Via Genetic memory.
It's provided by my firmware.
I just remember them.
Thirty days hath September
My computer gets it right, usually.
I just ask someone else.
Someone punches me on the first of the month.
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