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Re: Can't match negated words.

by rinceWind (Monsignor)
on Jun 24, 2004 at 12:28 UTC ( #369314=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Can't match negated words.

[^throw] matches a single character other than t, h, r, o or w. I don't think this is what you mean.

You are better off using !~, as regexp matching is positive matching rather than negative matching.

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