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Regular Expressions Cookbook

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Take the guesswork out of using regular expressions. With more than 140 practical recipes, this cookbook provides everything you need to solve a wide range of real-world problems. Novices will learn basic skills and tools, and programmers and experienced users will find a wealth of detail. Each recipe provides samples you can use right away.

This revised edition covers the regular expression flavors used by C#, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and VB.NET. Youll learn powerful new tricks, avoid flavor-specific gotchas, and save valuable time with this huge library of practical solutions.

  • Learn regular expressions basics through a detailed tutorial
  • Use code listings to implement regular expressions with your language of choice
  • Understand how regular expressions differ from language to language
  • Handle common user input with recipes for validation and formatting
  • Find and manipulate words, special characters, and lines of text
  • Detect integers, floating-point numbers, and other numerical formats
  • Parse source code and process log files
  • Use regular expressions in URLs, paths, and IP addresses
  • Manipulate HTML, XML, and data exchange formats
  • Discover little-known regular expression tricks and techniques

Synopsis:

Take the guesswork out using regular expressions to search and manipulate text. With this updated cookbook, you have access to hundreds of proven recipes for todays most popular programming languages—including C#, Java, JavaScript (including XRegExp), Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and VB.NET.

As useful as regular expressions can be for programmers, their power doesn't come worry-free. This guide will deepen your understanding, no matter how much experience you have with this reliable tool. Youll learn powerful new tricks, steer clear of flavor-specific gotchas, and save valuable time with this huge library of solutions to difficult, real-world problems.

  • Understand the basics of regular expressions through a concise tutorial
  • Use regular expressions effectively in several programming and scripting languages
  • Learn how to validate and format input
  • Manage words, lines, special characters, and numerical values
  • Find solutions for using regular expressions in URLs, paths, markup, and data exchange
  • Discover the nuances of more advanced regex features
  • Experience how regular expressions' APIs, syntax, and behavior differ from language to language
  • Write better regular expressions for custom needs

About the Author

Jan Goyvaerts runs Just Great Software, where he designs and develops some of the most popular regular expression software. His products include RegexBuddy, the world's only regular expression editor that emulates the peculiarities of 15 regular expression flavors, and PowerGREP, the most feature-rich grep tool for Microsoft Windows.

Table of Contents

PrefaceChapter 1: Introduction to Regular ExpressionsChapter 2: Basic Regular Expression SkillsChapter 3: Programming with Regular ExpressionsChapter 4: Validation and FormattingChapter 5: Words, Lines, and Special CharactersChapter 6: NumbersChapter 7: Source Code and Log FilesChapter 8: URLs, Paths, and Internet AddressesChapter 9: Markup and Data FormatsColophon

Product Details

ISBN:
9781449319434
Author:
Levithan, Steven
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Author:
Goyvaerts, Jan
Subject:
Programming Languages - General
Subject:
Software Engineering - Programming and Languages
Subject:
C#;Java;JavaScript;Oniguruma;PHP;Perl;Python;Ruby;VB.NET;XRegExp;cookbook;match;parsing;pattern;pattern matching;recipe;regex;regexp;regular expression;text crunching;text processing
Subject:
CourseSmart Subject Description
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
612
Dimensions:
9.19 x 7 in

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Take the guesswork out using regular expressions to search and manipulate text. With this updated cookbook, you have access to hundreds of proven recipes for todays most popular programming languages—including C#, Java, JavaScript (including XRegExp), Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and VB.NET.

As useful as regular expressions can be for programmers, their power doesn't come worry-free. This guide will deepen your understanding, no matter how much experience you have with this reliable tool. Youll learn powerful new tricks, steer clear of flavor-specific gotchas, and save valuable time with this huge library of solutions to difficult, real-world problems.

  • Understand the basics of regular expressions through a concise tutorial
  • Use regular expressions effectively in several programming and scripting languages
  • Learn how to validate and format input
  • Manage words, lines, special characters, and numerical values
  • Find solutions for using regular expressions in URLs, paths, markup, and data exchange
  • Discover the nuances of more advanced regex features
  • Experience how regular expressions' APIs, syntax, and behavior differ from language to language
  • Write better regular expressions for custom needs

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