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Old 11-03-2009
First, please use proper English, not leetspeak or chat style abbreviations.

Second, it's all there. Regex, by default, match, but do not save what is matched. If you want to save the matches (extract them), you'll have to explicitly tell the state machine to do that, by enclosing the term to be saved in braces.

Also, Perl has a pretty good tutorial on regular expression, available via
Code:
perldoc perlretut

and online here
# 9  
Old 11-03-2009
Thank you very much.
Second, it's all there. Regex, by default, match, but do not save what is matched. If you want to save the matches (extract them), you'll have to explicitly tell the state machine to do that, by enclosing the term to be saved in brace
This is really what I need. This is the point. Thank you so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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