Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine

Re: (nrd) trying to find <head> in a string

by newrisedesigns (Curate)
on Feb 05, 2003 at 05:41 UTC ( #232738=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to trying to find <head> in a string

Some advice not-so-directly related to your problem.

If you're parsing HTML, and think (even the slightest bit) that you'll need to update your script to accommodate other tags, might I suggest HTML::TokeParser. TokeParser's a module that's good to know, and is great for making changes to strings of HTML.

For projects larger than a one-tag only parser, use TokeParser. Learning it will sharpen your skills in HTML parsing, array and hash refs, and OO module use (if you aren't familiar with them now).

John J Reiser

  • Comment on Re: (nrd) trying to find <head> in a string

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://232738]
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others avoiding work at the Monastery: (5)
As of 2017-12-16 08:21 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    What programming language do you hate the most?

    Results (449 votes). Check out past polls.