Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
P is for Practical

Re: how to write this Regular Expression?

by polypompholyx (Chaplain)
on Sep 19, 2005 at 15:39 UTC ( #493186=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to how to write this Regular Expression?

Best shot, given the poorly-posed question...

use strict; # Single quote string, and back-whack the backslashes # to avoid misinterpretation (by readers, if not by perl). my $strInputFileName = 'D:\\direcorty\\file.ext'; # Globally replace backslashes with four backslashes. # Note that these all need backwhacking too, since # regex acts somewhat like a quoted string. $strInputFileName =~ s{\\}{\\\\\\\\}g;

I don't know what you're doing with the escaped quotes though. Also, it's directory, not 'direcorty'.

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://493186]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others about the Monastery: (6)
As of 2016-06-30 11:39 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    My preferred method of making French fries (chips) is in a ...

    Results (393 votes). Check out past polls.