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Re: checking particular part of string

by hippo (Prior)
on Mar 07, 2014 at 12:12 UTC ( #1077372=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to checking particular part of string

To make it generic you would need a capture group. eg:

echo sumanna | perl -pe 's/(na$)/uc($1)/e;'

Is this what you were after?

Update: for an example with more obvious genericism try:

echo sumanna | perl -pe 's/(..$)/uc($1)/e;'

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Re^2: checking particular part of string
by moritz (Cardinal) on Mar 07, 2014 at 12:17 UTC

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