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Re^2: regex for removing quoted text

by jwkrahn (Monsignor)
on Mar 10, 2011 at 05:12 UTC ( #892348=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: regex for removing quoted text
in thread regex for removing quoted text

You want to look at the /s switch on the s/// operator.

$str =~ s/"[^"]+"//gs;

The  /s option has no effect in the expression /"[^"]+"/, it is superfluous.

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Re^3: regex for removing quoted text
by Anonymous Monk on Mar 10, 2011 at 05:21 UTC
    Technically, but it still signals the authors intentions

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