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Old 06-19-2009, 01:43 AM   #1
vinaytp
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simple perl script not working


hi all.......

$string='summary';
if($test =~m/($string)/i)
{
$test=~ s/$1/$string/g;
}

here substitution not taking place even if summary word present in $test
is there any mistake in the code....

can anyone please help me...

Thanks in advance....
 
Old 06-19-2009, 02:13 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by vinaytp View Post
hi all.......

$string='summary';
if($test =~m/($string)/i)
{
$test=~ s/$1/$string/g;
}

here substitution not taking place even if summary word present in $test
is there any mistake in the code....

can anyone please help me...

Thanks in advance....
I got it correct i was matching test instead of text ...that was the mistake...
 
  


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