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Re: Re: What the heck does this mean?

by japhy (Canon)
on Mar 13, 2001 at 01:36 UTC ( #63978=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: What the heck does this mean?
in thread What the heck does this mean?

What are you talking about? m// is the pattern match operator, and you can use characters other than / for the delimiter. Thus, the code can be:
/^coclli=(.*)/ # or m!^coclli=(.*)! # or m<^coclli=(.*)>
Perl can be as eccentric as the programmers who use it.

japhy -- Perl and Regex Hacker

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