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Re: Find First character of each word in a string

by biohisham (Priest)
on Nov 24, 2010 at 06:58 UTC ( #873368=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Find First character of each word in a string

Backreferencing is just another way to go
$string = "Internal Computing Department"; $string =~ s/(\w)\w*/$1\./g; print $string ; #OUTPUT I. C. D.



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