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Chapter 3. Core .NET > Search Text with Regular Expressions

3.3. Search Text with Regular Expressions

Perl and shell programmers have long known the power of regular expressions, a language for describing patterns in sometimes excruciating detail. But there's no substitute for a regular expression when you need to separate a fixed- or variable-format chunk of text into its components.


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Parse text with obscure, magical formulae that look like a baby sat down at the keyboard.



  

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