Stripping Out Single Quotes

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Stripping Out Single Quotes

Postby Darren » Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:01 am

Hi all,

I am in need of a Perl snippet to remove single quotes from my Subject. I tried this in the <PerlCode> tags:

$SubjectNoQuotes = $Subject;
$SubjectNoQuotes =~ s/^'(.*)'$/$1/;

No errors, but it also failed to remove the single quotes. What am I doing wrong here?

Thanks!
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Postby SrNupsen » Mon Feb 18, 2008 6:25 am

You could try the Search and Replace addon as well, replacing each single quote in the Subject with... eh, nothing :)
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