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Re: Simply Too Slow Find and Replace

by I0 (Priest)
on Jun 03, 2002 at 01:15 UTC ( #171091=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Simply Too Slow Find and Replace

foreach $pair ( @pairs ){ ($key,$value) = split (/=/, $pair); chomp ($value); $s{lc $key} = $value; } foreach $name ( @names ){ $name =~s/(\s(\w+))/$s{lc $2}||$1/ieg; }

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Re: Re: Simply Too Slow Find and Replace
by samtregar (Abbot) on Jun 03, 2002 at 05:06 UTC
    Yow! That's probably going to be a heck of a lot slower than what's he's doing already. That will do a substitution on every pass, whether it contains a match or not!


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