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Re: RegEx - Positive Look-ahead

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

in reply to RegEx - Positive Look-ahead

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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

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