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Re: AND and OR on Regular Expressions

by busunsl (Vicar)
on Aug 25, 2009 at 14:07 UTC ( #791084=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to AND and OR on Regular Expressions

I think the easiest way to handle ANDs is using multiple regexen:
if (/olive/ and /popeye|bluto/) { }
But if you know the order of appearance (i.e. olive before popeye) you can use:
/olive.*(popeye|bluto)/

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