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Re^3: regex anchoring issue

by kcott (Canon)
on Feb 16, 2013 at 06:35 UTC ( #1019015=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: regex anchoring issue
in thread regex anchoring issue

Thanks, Bill. I had considered that but decided not to use it due to the ambiguity I noted in my opening paragraph. Had penguin-attack wanted the single ASCII character SOH, instead of the string '<SOH>', that was covered by Ctrl-A (also noted).

[Side issue (struggling not to appear grossly pedantic): the charnames pragma has been distributed with Perl since at least v5.8.8 - the perldoc link (charnames) would provide the most recent documentation.]

-- Ken

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