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Re: RE: Quantifiers in regular expressions

by ninja-joe (Monk)
on May 19, 2004 at 19:59 UTC ( #354733=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

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  1. or download this
    #!/usr/bin/perl
    while(<>) {
    ...
                # newlines aren't discarded when you <>
         print "\"$1\" was matched out of \"$_\"" if m/(your_pattern)/;
    }
    
  2. or download this
    #!/usr/bin/perl
    
    ...
            chomp;
            print "\"$1\" was matched out of \"$_\"\n" if m/(\w{5}?)/;
    }
    

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