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Re: Manipulating a string in a tagged file

by Samy_rio (Vicar)
on Mar 12, 2007 at 11:00 UTC ( #604315=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Manipulating a string in a tagged file

Hi rsriram, try like this,

use strict; use warnings; my $str = '<tag1>Complete</tag1><tag2>3386</tag2><tag3>77844</tag3><ta +g4>11</tag4><tag5>30</tag5><tag6>4.7</tag6>'; if($str =~ /<tag1>Complete<\/tag1>/i) { $str =~ s/<tag6>(.+?)<\/tag6>/"<tag6>".( $1 * 100 )."<\/tag6>"/ei; } print $str;

Updated

Typo error in your replacement statement. Use 'e' option modifier for execute the statement in the replacement part.

See the documentation for further clarification perlre

Regards,
Velusamy R.


eval"print uc\"\\c$_\""for split'','j)@,/6%@0%2,`e@3!-9v2)/@|6%,53!-9@2~j';


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