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[ale] Yet another regex question

Just use this '^ABCDEF', the carrot '^' means beginning of line, the
dollar sign '$' means end of line.

-Jim P.

On Fri, 2005-08-12 at 19:24 -0400, Christopher Fowler wrote:
> I'm trying to create a regex that will catch only the string 'ABCDEF'
> If the string is '% ABCDEF' I do not want the POSIX regex engine to
> catch.  Is there a way I can create a regex that will ignore 'ABCDEF' if
> it it preceeded with a '%\s'?  The \s is a space.
> Thanks,
> Chris
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