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NAME

Data::Unixish::wc - Print newline, word, and byte counts

VERSION

This document describes version 1.49 of Data::Unixish::wc (from Perl distribution Data-Unixish), released on 2015-01-03.

SYNOPSIS

In Perl:

 use Data::Unixish qw(lduxl);
 my @text = split /^/, "What do you want?\nWhat do you want me to want?\n";
 my $res = lduxl([wc => {words=>1, lines=>1}], @text); # => "2\t11"

In command line:

 % seq 1 100 | dux wc
 100    100    292

FUNCTIONS

wc(%args) -> [status, msg, result, meta]

Print newline, word, and byte counts.

Behavior mimics that of the Unix wc utility. The order of the counts which is returned is always: newline, word, character, byte, maximum line length.

Arguments ('*' denotes required arguments):

  • bytes => bool (default: 0)

    Return the bytes counts.

  • chars => bool (default: 0)

    Return the character counts.

  • in => array

    Input stream (e.g. array or filehandle).

  • lines => bool (default: 0)

    Return the newline counts.

  • max_line_length => bool (default: 0)

    Return the length of the longest line.

  • out => any

    Output stream (e.g. array or filehandle).

  • words => bool (default: 0)

    Return the word counts.

Returns an enveloped result (an array).

First element (status) is an integer containing HTTP status code (200 means OK, 4xx caller error, 5xx function error). Second element (msg) is a string containing error message, or 'OK' if status is 200. Third element (result) is optional, the actual result. Fourth element (meta) is called result metadata and is optional, a hash that contains extra information.

Return value: (any) =head1 SEE ALSO

wc(1)

HOMEPAGE

Please visit the project's homepage at https://metacpan.org/release/Data-Unixish.

SOURCE

Source repository is at https://github.com/sharyanto/perl-Data-Unixish.

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests on the bugtracker website https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=Data-Unixish

When submitting a bug or request, please include a test-file or a patch to an existing test-file that illustrates the bug or desired feature.

AUTHOR

perlancar <perlancar@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2015 by perlancar@cpan.org.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.