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Re: Re: Escaping parentheses in regexps

by scain (Curate)
on Jan 22, 2003 at 15:12 UTC ( #229036=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Escaping parentheses in regexps
in thread Escaping parentheses in regexps

And, if you are putting other stuff in your regex that you don't want escaped, end the quotemeta with a \E, ie,

if ($concat !~ /other stuff\Q$string\E more other stuff/) { $concat .= " and $string"; }

Scott
Project coordinator of the Generic Model Organism Database Project


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