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Re: Regular expression

by targetsmart (Curate)
on Jun 05, 2009 at 13:28 UTC ( #768795=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Regular expression

if I have understood you correctly, this will do
$line =~ s/\$\d+|\$|<.*?>//g;
will make $line to
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BTW perlretut is your friend.
Please form your question correctly, I am not clear with your question. :(

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Re^2: Regular expression
by JavaFan (Canon) on Jun 05, 2009 at 14:36 UTC
    The OP only wants to delete dollars that aren't inside brackets, and aren't followed by digits. You delete everything between brackets (including the brackets), and any following digits.

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