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Re^2: Ternary inside a regex

by kiat (Vicar)
on Sep 23, 2005 at 12:39 UTC ( #494504=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Ternary inside a regex
in thread Ternary inside a regex

Thanks, izut!

Changed my code to the following and it works:

$message =~ s~\[size=(.+?)\](.+?)\[/size\]~($1 > 5) ? "<font size=\"5\ +">$2</font>" : "<font size=\"$1\">$2</font>"~eisg;

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Re^3: Ternary inside a regex
by izut (Chaplain) on Sep 23, 2005 at 12:46 UTC
    I think this way is easier to read:
    message =~ s~\[size=(.+?)\](.+?)\[/size\]~"<font size=\"".(($1 > 5) ? +5 : $1)."\>$2</font>"~eisg;

    Igor S. Lopes - izut
    surrender to perl. your code, your rules.
      Nice! I wanted to do that but didn't manage to - I didn't have the parentheses.

      Thanks :)

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