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Re: newb question

by f00li5h (Chaplain)
on Sep 04, 2007 at 04:27 UTC ( #636830=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to newb question

The error message you speak of refers to * or ? appearing following nothing (or something that can't be repeated)...

m/?/ or m/*/ are the most simple ways to get the message. you want to use m/\Q$string_with_regex_chars_in\E/ or quotemeta to interpolate strings that contain regex meta-characters into a pattern.

@_=qw; ask f00li5h to appear and remain for a moment of pretend better than a lifetime;;s;;@_[map hex,split'',B204316D8C2A4516DE];;y/05/os/&print;

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Re^2: newb question
by anesthdr (Initiate) on Sep 04, 2007 at 04:36 UTC
    Thanks All!

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