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Re^3: Best way to write in Perl

by Prof Vince (Friar)
on Sep 04, 2007 at 11:54 UTC ( #636904=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Best way to write in Perl
in thread Best way to write in Perl

Actually, just specifying -i will work on most platforms. Cf perldiag :
Canít do inplace edit without backup (F) Youíre on a system such as MS-DOS that gets confused if + you try reading from a deleted (but still opened) file. You have t +o say "-i.bak", or some such.

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