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Re^2: extracting a substring from a string - multiple variables

by duff (Vicar)
on Oct 29, 2007 at 13:46 UTC ( #647841=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: extracting a substring from a string - multiple variables
in thread extracting a substring from a string - multiple variables

I find it funny that the right solution ("use a parser") is shot down because this isn't exactly XML. Are you sure an HTML parser wouldn't parse it properly? Weird how everyone gets stuck on regex.

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