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Id: 124259
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Queue: perl6

Owner: Nobody
Requestors: awwaiid <awwaiid [at]>

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Subject: NYI -i command line flag
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perl5 has this fancy "-i" flag that does in-place editing, like: perl -pi -e 's/foo/bar/g' things.txt that modifies things.txt in-place (with an optional backup). I'd love to have the same sort of thing in perl6: perl6 -pie 's:g/foo/bar' things.txt
+1 I used that perl5 feature all the time.

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