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Re^5: newbie need help with a simple code

by kielstirling (Scribe)
on Mar 05, 2013 at 05:25 UTC( #1021754=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: newbie need help with a simple code
in thread newbie need help with a simple code

$1, $2, $3 and so on are what Perl populates captures to. However, some of us use a syntax that allows for named captures. If you read the man page for perlre all will become clear.
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