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syntax:pattern [2021/08/23 17:12]
fgrose [Patterns and pattern matching] not to be confused with reqular expressions
syntax:pattern [2021/08/24 21:18] (current)
fgrose [Patterns and pattern matching] comma
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 The pattern description language is relatively easy. Any character that's not mentioned below matches itself. The pattern description language is relatively easy. Any character that's not mentioned below matches itself.
-The ''​NUL''​ character may not occur in a pattern. If special characters are quoted, they'​re matched literally, i.e. without their special meaning.+The ''​NUL''​ character may not occur in a pattern. If special characters are quoted, they'​re matched literally, i.e.without their special meaning.
  
 Do **not** confuse patterns with **//regular expressions//​**,​ because they share some symbols and do similar matching work. Do **not** confuse patterns with **//regular expressions//​**,​ because they share some symbols and do similar matching work.
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