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Re: Best practice on escapes in interpolated strings

by Skeeve (Vicar)
on Jul 29, 2013 at 11:35 UTC ( #1046845=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Best practice on escapes in interpolated strings

I, for some timenow, do it lke this:

"Page %(pg)d - Section %(sec)d - %(sec)s"

In a first step I extract from all the "%(something)" the "something" leaving just a % so that the examp string becomes:

"Page %d - Section %d - %s"

At the same time I push the "something"s onto an array.

I borrowed this syntax from python. The escaping should then simply be: Double the %:



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Re^2: Best practice on escapes in interpolated strings (sprintfnamed)
by Anonymous Monk on Jul 29, 2013 at 11:49 UTC

      Thanks for this! Didn't even THINK of searching for that, but did it on my own.


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