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Re: How to parse a csv file by comma, but ignore comma inside the single quotation

by james2vegas (Chaplain)
on Aug 03, 2011 at 14:12 UTC ( #918272=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How to parse a csv file by comma, but ignore comma inside the single quotation

Is the paste of your file accurate, it doesn't quite match your description? If it is meant to be more like:
'car reg, location', 'gps string: lats:xxxx,longs:xxxxx, Alts:xxxx', ' +number of satellites fix';
then passing {quote_char => q<'>, allow_whitespace => 1} to Text::CSV->new should be enough.

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Re^2: How to parse a csv file by comma, but ignore comma inside the single quotation
by hujunsimon (Sexton) on Aug 03, 2011 at 14:31 UTC
    not quite sure how to use {quote_char => q<'>, allow_whitespace => 1}, please explain a bit more !
Re^2: How to parse a csv file by comma, but ignore comma inside the single quotation
by hujunsimon (Sexton) on Aug 03, 2011 at 14:24 UTC
    sorry, yes i pasted it wrong, :-( !

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