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Re: trim header lines in files

by choroba (Chancellor)
on Aug 05, 2013 at 13:09 UTC ( #1047908=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to trim header lines in files

The pipe character is not whitespace. You can mention it in the regex, you even do not have to backslash it, because it appears in a character class:
while (<>) { if (/^(>[^|]*)/) { print "$1\n"; } else { print; } }
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