a perl question
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Thu Jan 6 00:52:02 UTC 2011
On Wed, 5 Jan 2011 15:13:02 -0700
Chad Perrin <perrin at apotheon.com> wrote:
> In this case, example was:
> cat file | foo arg
> . . . where it could have been:
> foo arg file
> That's just kind of absurd. I mean, that sort of usage (foo arg
> file) is exactly the purpose for which grep was designed.
Obviously, I'm talking about the general case. If I'd meant grep I'd
have written grep and not foo.
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