[Israel.pm] Removing meta characters (^[[1m and ^[[0m) from a file

Erez David introx at gmail.com
Sun Jun 27 02:08:09 PDT 2010


s/\e[\[01]m//g  does't do the job. since the first [ is not a real character
it is a meta character...

On Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 12:02 PM, Shlomi Fish <shlomif at iglu.org.il> wrote:

> On Sunday 27 Jun 2010 11:27:02 Erez David wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am reading a file which has some meta characters in it.
> > This meta characters are: ^[[1m and ^[[0m which are used to bold some
> text
> > out.
> >
> > I am looking for the best way to remove this meta characters from the
> file
> > before I parse it. (Whether remove it by regex or any other way...)
> >
>
> You can use a regex. Untested:
>
> s/\e[\[01]m//g
>
> Regards,
>
>        Shlomi Fish
>
> > Thanks
> >
> > Erez
>
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