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by gods
on Feb 11, 2000 at 00:06 UTC ( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
please read perlintro, Modern Perl and/or one of the other tutorials. you're doing wrong almost everything what could possibly go wrong =)

you are not using warnings and strict.
the element in @List will contain the string "C:SernameSources".
you are trying to use $_ but $arrchar is the variable you want to do the matching on.
by saying $_ = /.../ you are assigning to $_. you have to say $arrchar =~ /\\/

In reply to Re: search for '\' in perl by tinita
in thread search for '\' in perl by kumeperl

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