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Old 07-16-2014
Dealing with filename spaces in Perl

The following command to replace text in place in multiple files in a directory is tripping up on filename spaces (Windows environment). I really don't know Perl.

Code:
find '\\server\directory' | xargs perl -pi -e 's/textA/textB/g'

Mike
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Old 07-17-2014
xargs -0 ( gnu xargs supports this )
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Old 07-17-2014
Argh! Figured it was a perl problem not an xargs delimiter issue. Thanks.

Mike

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