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Re: Parsing list

by vinoth.ree (Monsignor)
on Mar 02, 2014 at 08:31 UTC ( #1076706=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Parsing list

In Perl a very useful function is split, which splits up a string and places it into an array.

For Example,

my $str = "user:group:root:testing"; @user = split(/:/, $string);

Here @user holds the details of the $str.

As in your case you have only two fields delimited by ':', you can directly split and save the values into the variables as below,

my $yourstr = "user:pass"; my ($User,$Pass) = split (/:/,$yourstr); print "User:$User\n"; print "Pass:$Pass\n";

All is well

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Re^2: Parsing list
by jms53 (Monk) on Mar 02, 2014 at 12:50 UTC
    It also looks like a CSV format.
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