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Re: Problem while Data Extraction

by Anonymous Monk
on Dec 04, 2012 at 03:24 UTC ( #1006983=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Problem while Data Extraction

The data between "|" need to be saved as it is without the spaces and data outside pipes need to be converted to ASCII.

Can you explain this better, like give an example?

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Re^2: Problem while Data Extraction
by jpvinny28 (Initiate) on Dec 04, 2012 at 03:30 UTC

    Input =|14 0D 2A|abc

    Output =140D2A616263

    The values within two pipes is hexadecimal data.. so I need to keep the values as it is in output and value outside the pipe I need to convert to ascii equivalent (abc=61,62,63) in the above example

      my @F = split(/\|/, $_, 0); foreach $_ (@F) { if (/^[\da-z]{2}(?:\s[\da-z]{2})*$/i) { s/\s+//g; print $_; } else { print unpack('H*', $_), $/; } }

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