Mike Sassak wrote:
> Argh! That gist should be http://gist.github.com/170476. Sigh...

And you can even, with another ounce of ruby-love, rewrite that as:

num = 0
ARGF.each do |l|
   num += l.split.length
end

Then it also works with stdin or multiple filenames on the cmdline.

I'll leave it to others to #inject... ;)

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