Parse::regex(3) Parse for a regular expression.


String regex( String regexp, var ParseState st )


regexp The regular expression to match against. A ^ at the start of the expression is implied.

st The current parsing state


This function parses for the specified regular expression at the start of the String, returning the match if one is found, and throwing an Exception otherwise.


Kaya standard library by Edwin Brady, Chris Morris and others ([email protected]). For further information see


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