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Death to Dot Star!

by Ovid (Cardinal)
on Jul 27, 2000 at 11:27 UTC ( #24640=perlmeditation: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    $myvar =~ /"(.*)"/;
    
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    $myvar = qq(Tom said "hi.  It's me," and Sally replied "get lost, Ovid
    + is more my style.  Doncha think?");
    $myvar =~ /"(.*)"/;
    print $1;
    
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    hi.  It's me," and Sally replied "get lost, Ovid is more my style.  Do
    +ncha think?
    
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    $myvar =~ /"(.*?)"/;
    
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    $myvar =~ /"([^"]*)"/;
    
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    $myvar =~ /"((?:[^?"]|\?[^"])*)\?"/;
    
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    $myvar =~ /"           # First quote
                (          # Capture text to $1
    ...
                 )*        # Zero or more
                )          # End capture
              \?"/x;       # Followed by a question mark and quote
    

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[holli]: it's probably the autist in you. I am like that too, no fucks given about what others think about me
james28909 checks, yep... htere are no fucks to give
[james28909]: another thing i am sick of is hurting others feelings
[1nickt]: james28909 You lost me a bit when you said "show me evolution from intelligence to ignorance". I guess we would have to define the terms, but as I look around at my species and how we are destroying our habitat ...
[james28909]: seems like a person cant even have a belief without hurting someones feelings. i never said my way is the only way. i just said i have pretty good scientific evidence, and then asked for opposing side to present evidence
[james28909]: was downvoted and left without a reply. go figure
[holli]: but then you DO give a fuck
[1nickt]: I don;t think beliefs should be down-voted, just behaviours.
[james28909]: im not quite how to explain it any better nick. you evolved from ignorance to intelligence. not the other way. the universe evolves from gas coulds and debris into planets stars and galaxies ect. it doesnt happen any other way. hence it has ....
[james28909]: some kind of logic behind it

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