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zez.org: Short Perl One-Liner Introduction

Nov 20, 2000, 23:09 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bård Farstad)

[ Thanks to Paul K Egell-Johnsen for this link. ]

"Have you ever been in a situation where you have to replace one or two words in many text files. As a programmer or system administrator I'm sure you have been in a situation when even Emacs' search and replace command feels like doing a lot of repetative tasks. This small tutorial will show the power of Perl with just a line of code."

"Here I will give some examples of how you can use the Perl command line to do quick and dirty search and replace jobs."

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