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Re: Config::Validate: problem with a key type

by spazm (Monk)
on Mar 22, 2010 at 17:02 UTC ( #830114=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Config::Validate: problem with a key type

Quoting the perldoc:

string

The string type does no validation if no addition restrictions are specified. Valid options are:

* min
Minimum length
* max
Maximum length
* regex
String must match the regex provided.


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Re^2: Config::Validate: problem with a key type
by Hue-Bond (Priest) on Mar 22, 2010 at 18:05 UTC

    Adding those additional restrictions has no effect. This is my current $schema:

    my $schema = { section => { type => 'nested', child => { key => { type => 'string', regex => qr/^ ARRAY \( 0x\p{HexDigit}{1,8} \) $/x, }, }, }, };

    The code still runs to completion. If I make the regex different (e.g. by changing "ARRAY" into "ARAY"), the code complains about the data not matching the schema. Looks like a bug to me...

    Thank you for giving me the clue!

    --
     David Serrano
     (Please treat my english text just like Perl code, i.e. feel free to notify me of any syntax, grammar, style and/or spelling error. Thank you!).

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