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.*(?<!png)$
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gm
.
matches any character (except for line terminators)
* matches the previous token between zero and unlimited times, as many times as possible, giving back as needed (greedy)
Negative Lookbehind
(?<!png)
Assert that the Regex below does not match
png
matches the characters png literally (case sensitive)
$ asserts position at the end of a line
Global pattern flags
g modifier: global. All matches (don't return after first match)
m modifier: multi line. Causes ^ and $ to match the begin/end of each line (not only begin/end of string)
Your regular expression does not match the subject string.Try launching the debugger to find out why.

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/
gm

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For a full regex reference for PHP, please visit: http://php.net/manual/en/ref.pcre.php