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Re: Returning regexp pattern that was used to match

by diotalevi (Canon)
on May 03, 2004 at 15:05 UTC ( #350038=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Returning regexp pattern that was used to match

This is easy enough - just test each portion individually. When it matches then you know that the current pattern is the one that matched.

sub do_this { my $self = shift; my %actions = %{shift()}; for my $rx ( keys %actions ) { if ( $self->{'find'} =~ $rx ) { print "Found it with '$rx'\n"; last; } } }

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