Bira a ˝─rit :
> On 1/12/07, Josselin <josselin / wanadoo.fr> wrote:
>> I wrote the following ruby statements..  I get the result I need , I
>> tried to DRY it for 2 hours without being successfull ,
>>
>>       d = d.gsub(/\r\n/,' ')   # get rid of carriage return
>>       d = d.gsub(/;/,' ')  # replace column by space
>>       d = d.gsub(/,/,' ') # replace comma by space
>>       a  = d.split(' ')   # split into component , space as divider
>>
>> tfyl
> 
> How about a = d.gsub(/\r\n|;|,/,' ').split(' ') ?

Or a = d.split(/\r\n|,|;| /) ?

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Bruno Michel