Forum: Ruby on Rails String split help

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Fresh M. (Guest)
on 2009-01-24 00:27
I have string: "xxx | yyy | zzz | ddd"

I need to split it to: "xxx", "yyy", "zzz" and "ddd",
make link to every word like: <a href="xxx">xxx</a>

So result must by:

from this:  "xxx | yyy | zzz | ddd"  to this:

"<a href="xxx">xxx</a>, <a href="yyy">yyy</a>, <a href="zzz">zzz</a>, <a
href="ddd">ddd</a>"

How can I do it?
Philip H. (Guest)
on 2009-01-24 00:30
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> a>, <a
> href="ddd">ddd</a>"
>
> How can I do it?

"xxx | yyy | zzz | ddd".split()....map{}....join()

I'll let you figure out what goes into the () and {}'s :)
Andrew B. (Guest)
on 2009-01-24 18:15
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"xxx | yyy | zzz | ddd".split(" | ") # => ["xxx", "yyy", "zzz", "ddd"]
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