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Count number of numbers in line

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Hello,

How to count the number of numbers in the folling line.

$test = "1232344556";

The result has to be 10!

How to do that!!

greetings Michel
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$test="1232344556";
$test=~s/(\d)/$1 /g;
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@test=split " ", $test;
$number_of_numbers = @test;
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by:shlomoy
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Of course,

$number_of_numbers = length $test;

as well....

(which is a faster way...).
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by:mmcw
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Not what I do is the
following

example!!

$number_of_numbers = "60";

$number_of_numbers = $number_of_numbers/40;

The result is 1.5

What I now need is that number will be roundoff up.

$number_of_numbers has to become 2.

But this roundoff has to be done not as we normal round off a number, but by the following way!!

0.5 becomes 1
0.2 becomes 1
1.2 becomes 2
4.7 becomes 5
3.02 becomes 4

How to do that!!






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That's another question, dude :-)
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Do you accept my answer to your question?
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by:mmcw
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Of course, but can you help me??
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by:shlomoy
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Yes, But please post your new question as a seperate one.
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by:shlomoy
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for example:
$number=56987658.09728794645;

$number=~m/(\d+)(\.)?(\d+)?/; $number=$1;
if ($2 && $3) {
   $number++ if $3>0;
}
print "$number\n";
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by:mmcw
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Adjusted points to 100
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I increaded the point to 100!!

Thank you again!!
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by:shlomoy
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Welcome.
Ask more questions :-)
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