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Re^3: Matching against list of patterns

by hv (Parson)
on Nov 18, 2004 at 13:07 UTC ( #408757=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Matching against list of patterns
in thread Matching against list of patterns

That shows you what text matched, not which pattern matched it.

There's nothing wrong with it as a way of finding out what text matched, but in the node you replied to I was specifically trying to address this aspect of the root node: the whole point of this excercise is to figure out WHICH regexp matched.


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