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#1 Add option --in-place like in GNU sed

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2013-03-02
2013-03-02
Jari Aalto
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C.f. http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=432121

From: "Trent Buck" <trentbuck@gmail.com>
Subject: --in-place switch
Date: Sun, 08 Jul 2007 04:00:16 +1000
Package: bbe
Version: 0.1.9-1
Severity: wishlist

GNU sed has the immensely useful --in-place switch:

sed -i -e x y

is roughly equivalent to

sed -e x y >y~ &&
mv y~ y

It would be convenient if bbe(1) had the same functionality.

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