0 votes

For example, instructions that would make sense of this regex search term:


The angled brackets do not seem to be mentioned in the help section on regular expressions. Thanks!

asked by (430 points)

1 Answer

0 votes

FileLocator Pro uses the Boost regular expression engine. The details for the syntax can be found here:

Here's a quote from that page:

The following escape sequences match the boundaries of words:

< Matches the start of a word.
> Matches the end of a word.
\b Matches a word boundary (the start or end of a word).
\B Matches only when not at a word boundary.
answered by (57.8k points)
Instructions for Classic regular expression syntax