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Re: split $data, $unquoted_value;

by Codon (Friar)
on Sep 14, 2005 at 20:40 UTC ( #492006=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to split $data, $unquoted_value;

Put this in your split and see how it fits:

my $re = qr/(?<!["'])(?<=\.)\s*(?!["'])/;
This will split behind the period, but only if it is not (directly) quoted.

Edit: added \s* to strip out space between sentences.

Ivan Heffner
Sr. Software Engineer, DAS Lead
WhitePages.com, Inc.


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