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Re: Pattern mattching

by DrHyde (Prior)
on May 31, 2005 at 09:21 UTC ( [id://461967] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Pattern mattching

Sure, I'll advice. I advice that you let people know what you've tried, how the results differed from what you expected, and how you tried to fix that. Only after that will I give you any more advise.

I will, however, mention one thing which is not related to your problem but which you should be aware of. The $a and $b variables are special, and should not be used unless you really mean to use them. Which you don't. So don't.