Bourne shell idioms

Bourne shell idioms


perl -pe 'use MIME::Base64; $_=MIME::Base64::encode($_);'
perl -pe 'use MIME::Base64; $_=MIME::Base64::decode($_);'

That’s the piece I needed this morning. I found all sorts of entertaining things.
Some of them are vaguely in my memory. Most not, since I started before bash.

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