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Simple Pattern Matching Qusetion

Simple Pattern Matching Qusetion

Simple Pattern Matching Qusetion

(OP)
Hello all,

I'm new to perl but have read the faq.
I'm trying to create an arry from a file that contains in formation with in quotes. I would like to pull the "information" in to the arry and disregard the rest, not sure as to the best way to do this though.This is what I have so far but not getting the logic right yet.

START CODE:


$MEMBERS = "c:\\working\\post.txt";
open MEMBERS, $MEMBERS or die "Cannot open $MEMBERS for read :$!";

$membr = (<MEMBERS>,$_ );

while (<MEMBERS>) { if ($membr=~/"/ )  @names=split /"/, $membr print @names  ;} else { print " not a member \n";}       
}



END CODE

Thanks :)

RE: Simple Pattern Matching Qusetion

$MEMBERS = "c:\\working\\post.txt";
open MEMBERS, $MEMBERS or die "Cannot open $MEMBERS for read :$!";
while (<MEMBERS>)
{
   if ($_=~/"(.+)"/ ){
      push(@names, $1);
   }       
}

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