String to binary

perl -nle 'printf "%0*v8b\n"," ",$_;'
Cool but useless.
Sample Output
perl -nle 'printf "%0*v8b\n"," ",$_;'
01101000 01100101 01101100 01101100 01101111
01110111 01101111 01110010 01101100 01100100

By: forcefsck
2011-01-21 09:20:54

What Others Think

If you add -l option, you can omit "chomp;" part: perl -nle 'printf "%0*v8b\n"," ",$_'
seungwon · 603 weeks and 4 days ago
Thanks. Changed it accordingly.
forcefsck · 603 weeks and 3 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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