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Re: Re: Applying a RegEx in a variable

by ChOas (Curate)
on Aug 10, 2001 at 13:59 UTC ( #103820=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Applying a RegEx in a variable
in thread Applying a RegEx in a variable ;))

I have no influence over the regex, it could come
from a file, or from user input... it`s really a

BUT!..... I can do

my $Tmp="/a/i"; my $RegEx=eval "qr$Tmp";
For wich I can build a working construct... hmmmm...
I`m going to explore this a bit more....
So actually it DID help!! .....Thanks! ;)))

... A little bit later ...

Hmmmmm.... maybe it didn`t help... I`ll try some more ;))

... A little bit more later ...

Okay.. I got it to work!! cheer!!... I`ll post the code where
it`s going to be in hopefully next week.... thanks!!


print "profeth still\n" if /bird|devil/;

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