Just a thought on sed

Phil Gendreau phil at xmailer.ods.org
Sat May 4 08:37:18 PDT 2002


* Rob 'Feztaa' Park <feztaa at shaw.ca> [2002-05-03 23:03]:
> I almost never use sed anymore. I just prefer perl's regex
> semantics/syntax to sed's (yes, there are differences). Plus, I really
> like perl's -i switch, which is what started this whole thread ;)

I use super-sed (ssed):
http://spazioweb.inwind.it/seders/ssed/

It has the -i switch for editing in place, the -r switch to use exented
regular expression and a -R switch to use perl regexp.

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