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Re^2: Regex Help

by gautamparimoo (Beadle)
on Mar 25, 2013 at 08:48 UTC ( #1025254=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

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Thnks davido your regex just cleaned it up. But what modifiers or assertion should i use to limit matching such that it does not match it in different lines in a text file ie only match if this pattern is specified in one line not across different lines. Pl tell?

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Re^3: Regex Help
by davido (Archbishop) on Mar 25, 2013 at 08:55 UTC

    Replace \D? with a more explicit character class. \D will match anything that is not a numeric digit. Newlines (\n) are included in "anything that is not a numeric digit".


      Exactly what i was trying to say.. How to do tell it to \D except \n ?

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