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Linux Forums: Where To Use Regular Expressions

Apr 25, 2006, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matej Urbančič)

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"This article describes some applications that support regular expressions and some simple ways of usage. A few interesting extensions for different types of applications are mentioned. Just thinking about them can give a good approximation where one might find them and possibly use them.

"All programmers encounter regular expressions sooner or later. Making logical operations is common in every programming language and differs mainly in syntax. They were the first reason for making these functions common in many different types of applications. I wouldn't know anything about it, though..."

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