Regular Expressions 101

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18
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Email validation

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Submitted by tutsplus.com - 8 years ago
18
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Date Regex(DD/MM/yyyy)

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Submitted by alcaamado - 7 years ago
18
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Between tags content

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Submitted by Agustín Bouillet - 7 years ago
22
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userName

1-15 alphanumeric login name
Submitted by gsanchezc - 7 years ago
27
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Wrap long string to spec length

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Submitted by fullpipe - 9 years ago
31
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ninite

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Submitted by peek - 7 years ago
37
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http://

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Submitted by Mitus M. - 8 years ago

match valid JSON

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(?(DEFINE) # Note that everything is atomic, JSON does not need backtracking if it's valid # and this prevents catastrophic backtracking (?<json>(?>\s*(?&object)\s*|\s*(?&array)\s*)) (?<object>(?>\{\s*(?>(?&pair)(?>\s*,\s*(?&pair))*)?\s*\})) (?<pair>(?>(?&STRING)\s*:\s*(?&value))) (?<array>(?>\[\s*(?>(?&value)(?>\s*,\s*(?&value))*)?\s*\])) (?<value>(?>true|false|null|(?&STRING)|(?&NUMBER)|(?&object)|(?&array))) (?<STRING>(?>"(?>\\(?>["\\\/bfnrt]|u[a-fA-F0-9]{4})|[^"\\\0-\x1F\x7F]+)*")) (?<NUMBER>(?>-?(?>0|[1-9][0-9]*)(?>\.[0-9]+)?(?>[eE][+-]?[0-9]+)?)) ) \A(?&json)\z
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Submitted by Mateon1 - 8 years ago