Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Don't ask to ask, just ask
 
PerlMonks  

Answer: How do I handle mid-line carriage returns in a flatfile database?

( #29800=categorized answer: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > regular expressions > How do I handle mid-line carriage returns in a flatfile database? contributed by cianoz

Usually i prefer to uri-encode multiline fields so i can preserve LF and CR... you can do this way:
use URI::Escape; my $safe_field = uri_escape($field); ## now you can put $safe_field in the db ## without worry about CR/LF a ## restore it: $field = uri_unescape($safe_field);

Comment on Answer: How do I handle mid-line carriage returns in a flatfile database?
Download Code
Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (7)
As of 2015-05-25 08:27 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    In my home, the TV remote control is ...









    Results (479 votes), past polls