Contributed by Mr. Muskrat on May 23, 2003 at 17:29 UTC
Q&A  > CGI programming


If I have a URL ( for example),
how do I extract just the server information (

Answer: How do you extract the server from a URL?
contributed by Mr. Muskrat

Use the URI module.

use URI; my $url = ''; my $uri = URI->new($url); my $server = $uri->host; print "URL: $url\n"; print "Server: $server\n";

Answer: How do you extract the server from a URL?
contributed by Abigail-II

use Regexp::Common; my $url = ''; print $3 if $url =~ /$RE{URI}{HTTP}{-keep}/;


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