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Re: Question about use of tr/ / / and s/ / /g

by mincus (Chaplain)
on May 06, 2001 at 19:20 UTC ( #78356=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Question about use of tr/ / / and s/ / /g

tr/// does transliteration... it maps characters to other characters.

s/// will take a pattern and replace the pattern...

This will explain it in much more detail...

Best of luck!

UPDATE:
Listen to jeffa, he makes much more sence than I... but the best way to understand the difference is still Here


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