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Regex error when  occurs in file..by why_bird (Pilgrim)
|on Mar 03, 2008 at 15:32 UTC ( #671663=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml )||Need Help??|
why_bird has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I'm parsing a configuration file, so before doing the proecssing, I want to remove comments, which I take for granted are in the same style as Perl (i.e. one line comments starting with '#' which can occur after other text, which must be left intact)
Here is my code. It works fine unless it comes across '' in a comment in my config file (it works fine if the '' is outside a comment), when it throws this:
I'm a bit new with regexes so chances are I've missed something obvious---any ideas?thanks!
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