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Re: Need help on regexp

by kcott (Canon)
on Aug 03, 2013 at 15:49 UTC ( #1047721=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Need help on regexp

G'day siva.snimmaka,

Welcome to the monastery.

"I need a regular expression to match abcd_efgh-1.2.3 but it should not match abcd_efgh-1.2.3-hjik-3.4.5.tar.gz"

You really need to post more information to get a reasonable answer. To highlight this, the following regular expression meets your posted requirements:


Does your problem really only involve just those two strings? Did you try anything yourself and ran into difficulties? A better question will get you better answers and guidelines for doing this can be found in: How do I post a question effectively?.

-- Ken

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