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Re: Re: Best X-delimited format?

by insensate (Hermit)
on Sep 18, 2002 at 14:29 UTC ( #198840=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Best X-delimited format?
in thread Best X-delimited format?

That probably depends on the nature of the data that you plan to delimit. I find that when I'm delimiting numbers that have decimals or commas, a decimal or comma delimiter tends to get really confusing :^). The same goes for delimiting strings with any common punctuation...I tend to use Text::ParseWords and don't run into much trouble. Jason

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