[Chicago-talk] removing line from file.
thomasoniii at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 11:41:42 PST 2005
> # ignore first 4 lines
> next if 1 .. 4;
I believe that should be:
next if $. == 1 .. $. == 4;
1..4 won't work, since both 1 and 4 are true values, it never hits the 'next'.
> # do whatever you want w/ other lines
> # reset $. - line number for multiple files
> close ARGV if eof;
> } # while <>
> so, you could do:
> behead.pl file1 file2 file3
> Outputting to separate files is left as AEFTR or another email. Is this
> what you where asking?
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