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Case-insensitive string match

Case-insensitive string match

Case-insensitive string match


How do I compare two strings in text mode (case-insensitively)?

For example:
('word' eq 'WorD')
is false, how can I make it return "true"



RE: Case-insensitive string match

$word = "WorD";

$word =~ /^word$/i;

the i modifier makes it case insensitive.


RE: Case-insensitive string match

I had already tried with regular expressions, but I did not put the ^ and $ characters, so it was matching even when $word just contained the pattern.
Now it works great.


RE: Case-insensitive string match

you could also say:

"word" eq lc("WoRd");

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