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I'm having trouble getting your snippet to work. I implemented it as follows:
#!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; my @pos; while (<>) { m/\s+/g; push @pos, pos(); } print @pos;

On this data file
------- ------------- -------- ---------- -------------

But it only returns "8". How do I continue finding spaces?

In reply to (meonkeys: can't get every column) by meonkeys
in thread Locate char in a string by tilly

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