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Hack:   Global Search and Replace with Perl
Subject:   Question about the xargs
Date:   2003-06-06 09:53:40
From:   anonymous2
Why is it you need to use xargs?
`perldoc perlrun` suggests you use -l to process
line endings. It's never worked for me, but even so, why use xargs at all and not just the perl command?