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Re^2: regexp for directory

by my_nihilist (Sexton)
on Mar 17, 2008 at 16:36 UTC ( #674592=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: regexp for directory
in thread regexp for directory

I used this on linux and it works exactly as indicated, eg. "./test.p sort" produced:
sort in /home/me/perl/*.pl: 6 -- 4 -- 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Nb. toolic "if ($this =~ /$bit/)" never was inside the while loop! I am sure that would be a problem. I am also sure from reading halfcountplus's other posts (ranking number of occurances) that slurping the entire file is intentional (how else could this work?). However, if i got an error, i would be suspicious too.

Perhaps if you replace the "/" with a "\" (line 20)?

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