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Re: Negating Regexes: Tips, Tools, And Tricks Of The Trade

by geekphilosopher (Friar)
on Dec 07, 2006 at 14:40 UTC ( #588337=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Negating Regexes: Tips, Tools, And Tricks Of The Trade

I suppose

my $regexp = /something_here/; do_stuff() unless $foo =~ $regexp;
is cheating, eh? ;)


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Re^2: Negating Regexes: Tips, Tools, And Tricks Of The Trade
by imp (Priest) on Dec 07, 2006 at 14:51 UTC
    That approach is valid, but not appropriate for this context because the regex in question is being passed to WWW::Mechanize as follows:
    $mech->find_all_links(text_regex => qr/download/i);

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