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Re: [vox-tech] Perl's GetOpt package - Short and long arguments
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Re: [vox-tech] Perl's GetOpt package - Short and long arguments

On Sat 27 Nov 04, 12:25 PM, Bryan Richter <btrichter@ucdavis.edu> said:
> Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > 
> > Can Perl's GetOpt::Std and GetOpt::Long co-exist peacefully?
> I would normally have no idea, since I don't do Perl programming, but since I
> was recently looking at /usr/bin/rename (which, on Debian unstable, is a Perl
> script), I give you this snippet:
> /usr/bin/rename
> ---
> use strict;
> use Getopt::Long;
> Getopt::Long::Configure('bundling');
> my ($verbose, $no_act, $force, $op);
> die "Usage: rename [-v] [-n] [-f] perlexpr [filenames]\n"
>     unless GetOptions(
> 	'v|verbose' => \$verbose,
> 	'n|no-act'  => \$no_act,
> 	'f|force'   => \$force,
>     ) and $op = shift;
> ---
> I think that might answer your question.


This wasn't in any of my Perl refs.  A great thing to know.  Thanks for the
great tip!


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complicated.  The mind of God appears to be abstract but not complicated.
He also appears to like group theory.  --  Tony Zee's "Fearful Symmetry"

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