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Re^3: Split criteria

by arkturuz (Curate)
on Nov 05, 2008 at 10:01 UTC ( #721595=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Split criteria
in thread Split criteria

Sure. It's not in the given data though.

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Re^4: Split criteria
by Fletch (Chancellor) on Nov 05, 2008 at 13:36 UTC

    When trying to come up with a really unlikely temporary separator it's better to use something really unlikely to occur in the real data. Since perl can cope with strings with embedded nulls just fine s/!,!/!\0!/g would be a more robust option.

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