Regular expression to capture model numbers

Aahz aahz at
Thu Apr 23 05:45:03 CEST 2009

In article <1bbafe6d-e3bc-4d90-8a0a-0ca82808b8b9 at>,
 <krishnapostings at> wrote:
>My quick attempt is below:
>obj = re.compile(r'\b[0-9|a-zA-Z]+[\w-]+')
>>>> re.findall(obj, 'TestThis;1234;Test123AB-x')
>['TestThis', '1234', 'Test123AB-x']
>This is not working.

What isn't working?  Why not just split() on ";"?  You need to define
your problem more precisely if you want us to help.
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