Regular Expressions: Beyond the fundamentals

Regular Expressions: Beyond the fundamentals

By Peter Makholm (‎brother‎) from
Date: Tuesday, 4 August 2009 11:40
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Beginning Perl
Tags: regex

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So, you know the basics of regular expressions but want to go beyond matching on simple substrings? Probably you're asking yourself how to squeeze a lot of information into a single regular expression, or you might just want to start using all the cool features you've seen in perlre but didn't understand, and were afraid to ask about - This talk is for you.

This talk will discuss both how to make effective use of regular expressions, and concrete examples of perl's extended patterns.

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Attended by: Samuel Junqueira (‎SamyBoy‎), Karl Moens (‎CountZero‎), Pedro Frazão, Maroš Kollár (‎maros‎), Peter Makholm (‎brother‎), Casiano Rodriguez-Leon (‎casiano‎), David H. Adler (‎dha‎), Marcos Garcia (‎gulden‎), Markus Wichmann (‎telemorphix‎), Bernhard Schmalhofer (‎bernhard‎), Armando Reis (‎AReis‎), Jose Celestino (‎japc‎), Nuno Jordão, oleber, Maciej Czekay (‎Bruno‎), Jose Neta (‎jpn‎), Frederico Recsky (‎Frederico‎), Marcos Ramos (‎x‎), David Faux, Abigail, Stelios Gikas (‎sgikas‎), Carlos Juan Diaz (‎cjuan‎), Curtis Poe (‎Ovid‎), Flavio Poletti (‎polettix‎), Frederico Martins, Jordi Delgado (‎jdelgado‎), Daan Baldewijns, Beatriz Nombela Escobar, Peter Stoehr, jani, Paula Valenca (‎phantas‎), Cosmin Budrica (‎cosmincx‎), Jan Henning Thorsen (‎batman‎), Darius Jokilehto, Roman Baumer (‎rba‎), Tiago Grego, Sérgio Bernardino (‎smpb‎), Walt Mankowski (‎waltman‎), Fernando Vezzosi (‎Bucciarati‎), Braceta, Jose Plana, Andrew Beech,