[Chicago-talk] Removing "." from a string?

Steven Lembark lembark at wrkhors.com
Fri Feb 1 15:23:58 PST 2008

> Other than saving one keystroke, is there anything specifically more
> correct or better to using tr/// there than using perl's re?

Less overhead: tr is iterative & table-driven,
regex is recursive NDA.

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