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Re^2: extract the value before a particualr string

by 2teez (Priest)
on Sep 05, 2013 at 12:18 UTC ( #1052555=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: extract the value before a particualr string
in thread extract the value before a particualr string

Hi,
with ...(\d{5})... in your regexp, you will only have 57852 instead of 457852 for the first value, since the digits are more that 5.
Maybe ...(\d{5,})... could help in this case. Or other variation in case the targeted digits are less than 5.

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