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Re^3: Problem when comparing strings as opposed to numerical values

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Jul 19, 2012 at 19:33 UTC ( #982699=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Problem when comparing strings as opposed to numerical values
in thread Problem when comparing strings as opposed to numerical values

You don't need eval for that.

my $re = qr{^(\d+):}; my $data = '123: 45'; if ($data =~ $re) { print "Matched!"; }


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