Regular Expressions Cookbook

Regular Expressions Cookbook

Book - 2012
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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. You'll 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
Publisher: Farnham : O'Reilly, 2012
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9781449319434
Branch Call Number: QA76.7 .G69 2012
Characteristics: xiv, 594 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Levithan, Steven


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Apr 08, 2016

Programmers will save many hours of debugging if they have read this excellent book. There is a comparison of flavours of RE’s, and each recipe is presented with code examples for each of Java, PHP, Javascript, Perl, .net, Python, and ..


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