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Re^2: move down 2 lines in file?

by bibliophile (Parson)
on Jul 14, 2008 at 15:52 UTC ( #697507=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: move down 2 lines in file?
in thread move down 2 lines in file?

Also, if you don't know how many lines to skip but you *do* know what the first line-of-interest starts with, you can say something like (untested):
my $good_start = 0; while (<FILE>) { next unless (($good_start) || (/^start-of-data pattern/); $good_start = 1; # do things with the interesting lines }

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