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Sergio Ruiz 02-17-2009 03:06 AM

regex does not contain - or no match
 
okay, for some reason, i am not getting this.. i am feeling very
stupid..

i am trying to find a case where the regex does NOT match..

i have tried:

string !=~/regex/

but this doesn't seem to work..

anyone have any ideas how to do this?

thanks!
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David A. Black 02-17-2009 03:12 AM

Re: regex does not contain - or no match
 
Hi --

On Tue, 17 Feb 2009, Sergio Ruiz wrote:

> okay, for some reason, i am not getting this.. i am feeling very
> stupid..
>
> i am trying to find a case where the regex does NOT match..
>
> i have tried:
>
> string !=~/regex/
>
> but this doesn't seem to work..


string !~ /regex/


David

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Sergio Ruiz 02-17-2009 03:41 AM

Re: regex does not contain - or no match
 

>
> string !~ /regex/
>
>
> David


wow!

that totally worked!

thanks SO much!

i can't believe that was so hard to find!

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