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in reply to Re^2: How to change a script's environment after the script is already run, based on shell sourcing ?
in thread How to change a script's environment after the script is already run, based on shell sourcing ?

True, but the original author hinted that the file contained only simple environment variables in the vein of ORACLE_SID and similar.

There's probably a CPAN module already that handles the special cases and back-ticks, in fact...

--rjray