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Re: regular expression for the address

by Monk::Thomas (Friar)
on Aug 29, 2012 at 10:20 UTC ( #990431=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to regular expression for the address

As a first step I would replace the quoted fields with some placeholder. (Make sure to use a non-greedy regexp.) Afterwards you can do a simple '$nice_value = (split q{,}, $var)[11]'.

This seems to be some CSV-like record. Why not use Text::CSV or some other parser module and let it worry about the quoting/escaping?

code is untested, written from the top of my head

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