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replace a string in a perl array.

Posted on 2006-10-24
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hello experts. does anyone know how I can replace strings in my array into a different string? example @array = ("A H")
I would like to replace the a with ace and h with hearts. thanks.
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s/A/ace/,s/H/hearts/ for @array;
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ozo, you are something else...  no wonder you have so many answered questions & points. :-)
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#anticipating another question:
my %tr=(
H => "hearts",
S => "spades",
D => "diamonds",
C => "clubs",
A => "ace",
2 => "two",
3 => "three",
4 => "four",
10 => "ten",
J => "jack",
K => "king",
Q => "queen",
);
s/(\d+|\w)/$tr{uc $1}/g for @array;
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