Regex does not contain - or no match

okay, for some reason, i am not getting this.. i am feeling very
stupid..

i am trying to find a case where the regex does NOT match..

i have tried:

string !=~/regex/

but this doesn't seem to work..

anyone have any ideas how to do this?

thanks!

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On Tue, 17 Feb 2009, Sergio Ruiz wrote:

okay, for some reason, i am not getting this.. i am feeling very
stupid..

i am trying to find a case where the regex does NOT match..

i have tried:

string !=~/regex/

but this doesn't seem to work..

string !~ /regex/

David

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string !~ /regex/

David

wow!

that totally worked!

thanks SO much!

i can't believe that was so hard to find!

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