Regexp::Common::URI::file

Section: User Contributed Perl Documentation (3)
Updated: 2003-03-23
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NAME

Regexp::Common::URI::file -- Returns a pattern for file URIs.  

SYNOPSIS

    use Regexp::Common qw /URI/;

    while (<>) {
        /$RE{URI}{file}/       and  print "Contains a file URI.\n";
    }

 

DESCRIPTION

 

$RE{URI}{file}

Returns a pattern that matches file URIs, as defined by RFC 1738. File URIs have the form:

    "file:" "//" [ host | "localhost" ] "/" fpath

Under "{-keep}", the following are returned:

$1
The complete URI.
$2
The scheme.
$3
The part of the URI following ``file://''.
$4
The hostname.
$5
The path name, including the leading slash.
$6
The path name, without the leading slash.
 

REFERENCES

[RFC 1738]
Berners-Lee, Tim, Masinter, L., McCahill, M.: Uniform Resource Locators (URL). December 1994.
 

HISTORY

 $Log: file.pm,v $
 Revision 2.100  2003/02/10 21:06:39  abigail
 file URI

 

SEE ALSO

Regexp::Common::URI for other supported URIs.  

AUTHOR

Damian Conway (damian@conway.org)  

MAINTAINANCE

This package is maintained by Abigail (regexp-common@abigail.nl).  

BUGS AND IRRITATIONS

Bound to be plenty.  

COPYRIGHT

     Copyright (c) 2001 - 2003, Damian Conway. All Rights Reserved.
       This module is free software. It may be used, redistributed
      and/or modified under the terms of the Perl Artistic License
            (see http://www.perl.com/perl/misc/Artistic.html)


 

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