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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • by chromatic (983) on 2008.02.26 15:17 (#61348) Homepage Journal

    I don't even know what an "inplace-edit extension" is...

    It's the .bak in perl -pi.bak -e 's/foo/bar/'.

    • Oh, duh! Thanks :)

      Working on this code, I saw plenty of variables I have no familiarity with. I don't know when I'd use %! or $^C, for example, though $^T looks very useful. It's a strange world, peering down there.