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Hi,
For example 1.txt files contains,
__________________________________________________
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXBBBBBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOOOONNNNNNNNNNNN
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
XXXWWXXXXXXBBBBXXXBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSS
___________________________________________________

I want to extract the content present inside the "quote"

SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
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Question by:pravink22
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by:pravink22
ID: 36813225
1.txt
______________________________________
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXBBBBBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOOOONNNNNNNNNNNN
quote
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
quote
XXXWWXXXXXXBBBBXXXBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSS
__________________________________________

Required Output::

SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
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ID: 36813466
while( <DATA> ){
   print if (/quote/.../quote/)=~/(\d{2}|[2-9])$/
}
__DATA__
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXBBBBBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOOOONNNNNNNNNNNN
quote
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
quote
XXXWWXXXXXXBBBBXXXBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSS
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by:pravink22
ID: 36813804
Working good...
Can you explain me  "=~/(\d{2}|[2-9])$/" ???
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by:ozo
ID: 36813846
ignores the beginning quote when ... is 1 and the ending quote when ... =~/E0/
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by:pravink22
ID: 36814305
can u give me a script for the following?

1.txt
___________________________________________
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXBBBBBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOOOONNNNNNNNNNNN
WwwIIIIIOOOOOOOquote= "pravin"SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSS/quote UUUWWWDDDDDDD
XXXWWXXXXXXBBBBXXXBBBBBBB
WWWWWOOSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSS
___________________________________________

Required OUTPUT:

SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSS
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by:Suhas .
ID: 37319355
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