[Chicago-talk] removing line from file.

Andy_Bach at wiwb.uscourts.gov Andy_Bach at wiwb.uscourts.gov
Wed Mar 9 11:17:28 PST 2005

perl -ne 'next if 1 .. 4; print'  file > beheaded_file

using "if x .. y" falls back to using $. (current line number).


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