Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
XP is just a number
 
PerlMonks  

Re: RegEx - Positive Look-ahead

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 05, 2013 at 13:54 UTC ( #1017169=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Comment on Re: RegEx - Positive Look-ahead
Re^2: RegEx - Positive Look-ahead
by tmharish (Friar) on Feb 05, 2013 at 14:45 UTC

    Thank You!

    I modified my RegEx like so:

    ( # start of capture group 1 {{ # match an opening (?: [^{{}}]++ # one or more, non backtracking | (?1) # found {{ or }}, so recurse to captur +e group 1 )* }} # match a closing ) # end of capture group 1

    The problem is that this does not match if I have {{ something {{{ text }}} }} in my content ...

      if you want to match {{{ and {{ maybe you can make it
      [{]{2,3} # opener [}]{2,3} # closer

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1017169]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (16)
As of 2014-10-02 15:10 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    What is your favourite meta-syntactic variable name?














    Results (63 votes), past polls