Introduction to regular expressions

Introduction to regular expressions

By Brian McCauley (‎Nobull‎) from
Date: Monday, 3 August 2009 11:40
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Beginning Perl
Tags: regex substitutions

A quick start introduction to the world of regular expressions, through special characters, quantifiers, character classes and other neat tricks.

An explanation of the Perl s/// m// and qr// operators.

Assumes no knowledge of regular expressions.

Attended by: JJ Allen, David H. Adler (‎dha‎), Jose Neta (‎jpn‎), Samuel Junqueira (‎SamyBoy‎), Henrique Alves (‎Halves‎), Rafael Antonio (‎RA‎), Armando Reis (‎AReis‎), Frederico Martins, Andrew Beech, Markus Wichmann (‎telemorphix‎), Marcos Ramos (‎x‎), Tiago Grego, Ricardo Vercesi (‎rvercesi‎), Stelios Gikas (‎sgikas‎), Adilson Barros,