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pattern matching in array
Simple one liner for the same.
perl -e 'my @ar = qw( adf "afaf faf ff" af "abf"); $_ =~ m/^\".+$/ &&
+print "Yes=",$_,"\n" foreach(@ar);'
You don't need to escape the quote, nor gobble up the entire string. Simply: m/^"/
now i am trying to work to find words starting with "" in array and I am doing this
but it is not working , @foo_d always holds 1
A foolish day
Just another day
Internet cleaning day
The real first day of Spring
The real first day of Autumn
Wait a second, ... is this poll a joke?
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