group in regexp ?

Robert Virding robert.virding@REDACTED
Wed Apr 16 23:24:53 CEST 2003

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From: "HP Wei" <hp@REDACTED>
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Sent: Wednesday, April 16, 2003 8:06 PM
Subject: group in regexp ?

> > regexp:matches("  first=string second=test end", 
>                  "first=(.*) second=(.*) end").
> {match,[{3,28}]}
> *** How do I get the matched string in the first group ?
>   first group match  = string
>   second group match = test

You can't do it at the moment, but I am working on an upgrade
to the regexp module which includes this. It works but needs
some more checking before I release it.


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