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Hello,
I have been using Regexp::Common in order to split a full featured URL. The only restriction is that it must be HTTP.
I am trying to split in the same way an URL starting with HTTPS but without succes. It seems that this module only support HTTP.

Does anybody knows how to split an URL starting with HTTPS into its parts the same as aove does.

Here is the (part of the ) code I use to  split an URL using HTTP

use Regexp::Common qw /URI/;

my $url   = defined($options{u}) ? $options{u} : "http://localhost";
my $title = defined($options{t}) ? $options{t} : "title";

$url =~ /$RE{URI}{HTTP}{-keep}/;

my $proto = $2 || 'http';
my $host  = $3 || 'localhost';
my $port  = $4 || '80';
my $uri   = $5 || '/';

Thx in advance

Marc
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$url =~ /$RE{URI}{HTTP}{-scheme=>qr'https?'}{-keep}/
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Yep

$url =~ /$RE{URI}{HTTP}{-scheme=>qr'https?'}{-keep}/

That's the key.

Thx a lot.

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