Regular Expression Pocket Reference

Regular Expression Pocket Reference

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This handy little book offers programmers a complete overview of the syntax and semantics of regular expressions that are at the heart of every text-processing application. Ideal as a quick reference, Regular Expression Pocket Reference covers the regular expression APIs for Perl 5.8, Ruby (including some upcoming 1.9 features), Java, PHP, .NET and C#, Python, vi, JavaScript, and the PCRE regular expression libraries.This concise and easy-to-use reference puts a very powerful tool for manipulating text and data right at your fingertips. Composed of a mixture of symbols and text, regular expressions can be an outlet for creativity, for brilliant programming, and for the elegant solution. Regular Expression Pocket Reference offers an introduction to regular expressions, pattern matching, metacharacters, modes and constructs, and then provides separate sections for each of the language APIs, with complete regex listings including: Supported metacharacters for each language APIRegular expression classes and interfaces for Ruby, Java, .NET, and C#Regular expression operators for Perl 5.8Regular expression module objects and functions for PythonPattern-matching functions for PHP and the vi editorPattern-matching methods and objects for JavaScriptUnicode Support for each of the languagesWith plenty of examples and other resources, Regular Expression Pocket Reference summarizes the complex rules for performing this critical text-processing function, and presents this often-confusing topic in a friendly and well-organized format. This guide makes an ideal on-the-job more

Product details

  • Paperback | 117 pages
  • 111.76 x 175.26 x 7.62mm | 113.4g
  • O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
  • Sebastopol, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0596514271
  • 9780596514273
  • 53,656

About Tony Stubblebine

Tony Stubblebine is an Internet consultant, entrepreneur, and blogger. He's also the author of Regular Expression Pocket Reference, former Engineering Director for and former Engineering Lead for O'Reilly Media. He posts regular updates to his blog, StubbleBlog and regularly releases small websites such as Gem Jack, a repository of documentation for Ruby gems, Rate My Dance Moves, a YouTube mashup, and I Heart Quotes, the Unix fortune program re-imagined for the more

Table of contents

Inhaltsverzeichnis BR>      About This Book      Introduction to Regexes and Pattern Matching             Regex Metacharacters, Modes, and Constructs             Unicode Support      Regular Expression Cookbook             Recipes      Perl 5.8             Supported Metacharacters             Regular Expression Operators             Unicode Support             Examples             Other Resources      Java (java.util.regex)             Supported Metacharacters             Regular Expression Classes and Interfaces             Unicode Support             Examples             Other Resources      .NET and C#             Supported Metacharacters             Regular Expression Classes and Interfaces             Unicode Support             Examples             Other Resources      PHP             Supported Metacharacters             Pattern-Matching Functions             Examples             Other Resources      Python             Supported Metacharacters             re Module Objects and Functions             Unicode Support             Examples             Other Resources      RUBY             Supported Metacharacters             Object-Oriented Interface             Unicode Support             Examples      JavaScript             Supported Metacharacters             Pattern-Matching Methods and Objects             Examples             Other Resources      PCRE             Supported Metacharacters             PCRE API             Unicode Support             Examples             Other Resources      Apache Web Server             Supported Metacharacters             RewriteRule             Matching Directives             Examples      vi Editor             Supported Metacharacters             Pattern Matching             Examples             Other Resources      Shell Tools             Supported Metacharacters             Other Resources Indexshow more