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Re: search and replace plus counter

by Anonymous Monk
on Sep 20, 2013 at 10:28 UTC ( #1054995=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to search and replace plus counter

$ perl -le " for( @ARGV ){ print; s{(.)}{$1.++$counter}ge; print} " a +bc XYZ abc a1b2c3 XYZ X4Y5Z6 ## perl -pTe "s{(core:para edpnum-start=\x22)}{$1.++$counter}ge; " < +test.xml > testcounted.xml ## perl -pi.orig -Te "s{(core:para edpnum-start=\x22)}{$1.++$counter}g +e; " test.xml ## diff -u test.orig test.xml

Write to existing file with character insert (tags: in place edit EDIT AND BACKUP FILES SAFELY ARGV::readonly Iterator::Diamond Iterator::Files -pi.orig -pi.bak )