[Chicago-talk] messy scalar into an array.
pcmantz at gmail.com
Tue Mar 2 07:25:01 PST 2010
On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 8:46 AM, Richard Reina <richard at rushlogistics.com> wrote:
> $line is exactly what I want but it's in the form of a scalar; When I try to split it up into elements of an array with @fax=split("", $line); it does not work due to all the back to back white spaces. If anyone can help me out with a better way to do this I would really appreciate it.
I've never used faxstat before, but i would think that you might want to try:
@fax = split(/\s+/, $line) ;
Which will split on whitespace and give you the relevant
whitespace-separated fields. If that isn't what you're looking for,
could you post an example of the data you're looking at and the
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