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Re: Regex match inside quotes doesn't work

by Anonymous Monk
on Sep 09, 2013 at 09:32 UTC ( #1052990=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Regex match inside quotes doesn't work

... Any help is highly welcome!

perlfaq6#How can I hope to use regular expressions without creating illegible and unmaintainable code?

tip#1, don't add [] around simple backslash character classes, they're already character classes, they don't need extra []

tip#2, quotemeta, because regex aren't strings they're regex

Basic debugging checklist item 4 ( Dumper )


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Re^2: Regex match inside quotes doesn't work
by tobias_hofer (Friar) on Sep 09, 2013 at 10:26 UTC
    Yes.. super!
    Sorry that i forgot to comment the regex!

    Thanks a lot!

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