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Re: Double-duty commas

by Enlil (Parson)
on Feb 25, 2005 at 17:34 UTC ( #434587=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Double-duty commas

If trailing commas (on each line) would not an issue this might work for what you are doing:

#!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; use warnings; $_ = 'foo:a,bar:a,b,c,baz:d,faa:this,is,great'; my @array = m/(\w+:(?:(?>\w+,?)+)(?!:))/g; print $_,$/ for @array; __END__ foo:a, bar:a,b,c, baz:d, faa:this,is,great

update: Re: Double-duty commas is much more elegant


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