Regular expression use

A.T.Hofkamp hat at se-162.se.wtb.tue.nl
Fri Aug 24 16:25:38 CEST 2007


On 2007-08-24, Nick Maclaren <nmm1 at cus.cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> people actually use regular expressions for.  Not the subject
> domain, but the construction of the regular expressions.

This is easy.
I use RE for checking whether some input matches a certain pattern, and
optionally, to extract some special part from the text.

Albert



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