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Felipe Gasper
March 29, 2021 10:35
Re: Let's talk about trim() so more
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> On Mar 29, 2021, at 6:30 AM, Salvador Fandiño <> wrote:
> On 27/3/21 8:59, B. Estrade wrote:
>> On 3/26/21 11:50 PM, Darren Duncan wrote:
>> Can we just add "im" as modifiers to tr/// ? It comes with the handy mnemonic, "tr///im".
>> my $new_str = tr/$str/\s/im;
>> Everybody wins. tr/// (and versus regexes) is no less confusing to newbies and seasoned Perlers, alike.
> You may be joking, but IMO adding a modifier to tr/// and s/// (say "b"), so that they match just at the beginning and at the end of lines would be a nice addition to the language:
>  $foo =~ s/\s+//bg;
>  $foo =~ s/\s+//bmg;

Isn’t that what ^ already does with the /m modifier?

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