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Re: trouble regexing the next line

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Jul 28, 2012 at 14:30 UTC ( #984205=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to trouble regexing the next line

Since you read line by line, each line you match against can never match a multi-line regex. One possible solution is to read the whole thing into a single string first.

Re^2: trouble regexing the next line
by diamondsandperls (Beadle) on Jul 28, 2012 at 15:02 UTC
    Thanks man yeah reading the entire file in is what i needed thanks for the insight

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