Filter help selecting lines containing 3 letters or less

Get help with installation and running here.

Moderators: DataMystic Support, Moderators

gmb1994
Posts: 7
Joined: Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:19 am
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA

Filter help selecting lines containing 3 letters or less

Postby gmb1994 » Wed Nov 30, 2005 9:24 am

How do we select (remove) all lines containing words with 3 letters or less, for example:
abc
def
ghi

User avatar
DataMystic Support
Site Admin
Posts: 2154
Joined: Mon Jun 30, 2003 12:32 pm
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Postby DataMystic Support » Mon Dec 05, 2005 9:08 am

Use the perl pattern

\W\w{1,3}\W
Regards,

Simon Carter, http://DataMystic.com/forums/index.php
http://PredictBGL.com - Insulin dose calculator for Type 1 diabetes
http://DownloadPipe.com - 250,000 free software downloads
http://DetachPipe.com - send huge email attachments


Return to “TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests