Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Clear questions and runnable code
get the best and fastest answer

Re: Replacing text between two html comments

by StommePoes (Scribe)
on Jul 29, 2010 at 07:03 UTC ( #851861=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Replacing text between two html comments

Well, as Andrew Clover states, HTML is not a regular language, so parsing with regular expressions is not recommended beyond simple cases, ahem, but in slightly more colourful language. : )

I like wfsp's idea, and ideally in a semantic page you'd likely have a header tag (h2 or something) stating "Memberships" and "Banquets" anyway... I'd rather use those for searches than comments. Plus IE has a duplicate content bug if you float stuff between comments, so fewer comments in live code are better anyway.

  • Comment on Re: Replacing text between two html comments

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://851861]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others avoiding work at the Monastery: (6)
As of 2016-10-22 07:07 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    How many different varieties (color, size, etc) of socks do you have in your sock drawer?

    Results (292 votes). Check out past polls.