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Re^2: substitution in a string

by pjf (Curate)
on Sep 28, 2005 at 09:03 UTC ( #495671=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: substitution in a string
in thread substitution in a string

This solution works a treat provided that there are no underscores as part of the environment value. Unfortunately, for many systems these are common as parts of pathnames. A variable such as oracle_home=/local_oracle/ would turn into oracle.home=/, which may not be desirable.

If you were to split the keys from the values beforehand, then a map is an excellent way to perform the alterations.


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