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Re: A better way? Extracting filename from url

by Caillte (Friar)
on Jan 14, 2002 at 18:03 UTC ( #138563=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to A better way? Extracting filename from url

One way would be :

$subject="http://www.spied.co.nz/thinmailer.cgi"; $subject=~ s/.*\/([^\/]*)$/$1/; print $subject

What this does is return the last block of code that does not contain a backslash, from the last backslash to to the end of line.

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