Regex Error Handling?!

Eladio Ventura eladioventura at hotmail.com
Sun Jan 5 19:40:33 CET 2003


* Fredrik Lundh <fredrik at pythonware.com> [030105 15:39]:
> Eladio Ventura wrote:
> 
> re.search returns a match object if the pattern matches, or None
> if it doesn't match.  the "if" statement treats match objects as true
> values, so you can use "if" right away to check for matches:
> 
> for line in lines:
>     match = regex.search(line)
>     if match:
>         matches.append(match.group(part))
>     else:
>         print "We got a mismatched line!"

Thanks a lot Frederik! That's exactly what I was looking for.:0)
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