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Re: Is there a way around grep?

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Oct 11, 2011 at 03:01 UTC ( #930732=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Is there a way around grep?

Why iterate when you can lookup?:

use File::Basename; #list of filenames to normalize my %index_file_names = map{ $_ => 1 } qw( index.html index.htm index.php index.asp index.cgi ); sub normalize_url { my $old_url = $_[0]; chomp($old_url); #saves name at the end my $filename=basename($old_url); if( exists $index_file_names{ $filename } ) { #saves the directory part my $normalized_url=dirname($old_url); $normalized_url; }else{ #don't need to normalize url $old_url; } }

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