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Take the guesswork out of using regular expressions. With more than 140 practical recipes, this cookbook provides everything you need to solve a wide range of real-world problems. Novices will learn basic skills and tools, and programmers and experienced users will find a wealth of detail. Each recipe provides samples you can use right away.


On Feb 23 Tuomo Kalliokoski wrote: Usefull for C++ programmers even without direct support
The subtitle of the book is "Detailed Solutions in Eight Programming Languages". Those eight languages are C#, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and VB.NET. Full Review  >

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On Feb 20 Kieran Barry wrote: Excellent reference work for modern regular expressions libraries in .NET, Javascript, Java, Perl, Python, Ruby, and PCRE lib
Regular Expressions Cookbook by Jan Goywaerts & Steven Levithan Summary: Excellent reference work for modern regular expressions libraries in .NET, Javascript, Java, Perl, Python, Ruby, and the PCRE library. Offers cut-and-paste recipes for matching common formats like IP addresses (both IPv4 and IPv6), email addresses, US Zip codes, UK postcodes, phone numbers etc. Also explores issues like regular expression performance issues. Full Review  >

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On Feb 15 John Pearson wrote: Not just a cookbook
Goyvaerts and Levithan give recipes for implementing both basic and advanced regular expressions tasks in eight programming frameworks. Full Review  >

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On Jan 10 Mat Powell wrote: Regular Expressions Cookbook
I’ve always been a fan of the ‘Cookbook’ series of books: it’s the information I want, when I want it, without the fluff. This book definitely does not disappoint. Here’s how the book is laid out: 1. Present the problem. 2. Present the solution 3. Present the solution if it’s different in .net, java, pcre, etc. Full Review  >

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On Dec 30 German Gonzalez wrote: Lexical Recipes
As a classical O’reilly cookbook splits knowledge in contextual sections. Full Review  >

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