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Re: Is there a better way to get the Country names with help of Regax

by Tux (Monsignor)
on Oct 16, 2012 at 05:39 UTC ( #999225=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Is there a better way to get the Country names with help of Regax

my ($location) = m{\b Location: (?:[a-zA-Z]-)? (\S+) }x;


Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn


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Re^2: Is there a better way to get the Country names with help of Regax
by tobyink (Abbot) on Oct 16, 2012 at 05:57 UTC

    It would be good to see more sample input to figure out how countries with spaces in their names should be dealt with. North Korea, Vatican City, South Sudan, Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea, etc...

    perl -E'sub Monkey::do{say$_,for@_,do{($monkey=[caller(0)]->[3])=~s{::}{ }and$monkey}}"Monkey say"->Monkey::do'

      Thanks Toby...

Re^2: Is there a better way to get the Country names with help of Regax
by Anonymous Monk on Oct 16, 2012 at 07:17 UTC

    Thanks Tux. :-)

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