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Alternates

Note! This site is about Perl 6.
If you are looking for a solution for the current production version of Perl 5, please check out the Perl 5 tutorial.

Alternates with first match wins:

tutorial/regex2/alternates.p6

use v6;

say 'monday' ~~ m/ monday || mon /;

Alternates with longest token match: (not implemented yet) say 'monday' ~~ m/ mon | monday /;


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Published on 2012-01-01


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