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Re: Edit File in place

by vroom (Pope)
on Aug 13, 2002 at 13:56 UTC ( #189790=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Edit File in place

Another thing you may want to research is Tie::File it'll allow you to edit files in the way you want but won't require you to read the entire file into memory. This is a very nice thing if you're working on some rather large files. If the files are small this may be overkill.

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