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Lets face it, RegEx are a part and parcel of a developers’ life and very few actually have the know how to write them and even fewer have the willingness to do so. I am in the second category and oftentimes it takes me quite bit of inertia to wake up and create that perfect RegEx for my needs. Nettuts+ here does a lot of good to the community by providing a well thought-out and even well presented list of 8 RegEx you should know. Some of which you must have come across at some point in your career. ...
You might want to skip this first paragraph if you are just looking for the RegEx Tools portion. I still find it amazing how the web can create an online social inner-networking that bobs and weaves an amazing web of connections (confused? me too). Here's what led me to find these wonderful RegEx tools. So the Microsoft Partner Program has an initiative that gave me a bunch of certifications vouchers. I am using at least 1, possibly 2, in my giveaway. I send out an email to the VB Insider's List ...
I was just starting to read the very first pages of the great book "Beautiful Code" (by Andy Oram, Greg Wilson) this morning as a refreshment and as an indirect result to Scott Hanselman's list of basic must-read books (although it didn't include this book - BTW, I read parts of it before, and I don't remember why I stopped), I had to write this post. To all of you guys thinking in DDD, TDD, MVC, ASP.NET, shiny AJAX and RIA (Flash/Silverlight) controls, GC, SharePoint, Rails, Python, ORMs (NHibernate, ...
My favorite Regular Expression resource, RegExLib.com, received a very nice face lift and enhancement recently and I thought you would like to know. For sometime now, the site was sort of broken, search features were not working, paging through the expressions were flaky and it looked like it was on the verge of going away. However, it looks like Steve Smith and the team were making some major enhancements and I am really excited to run into my next RegEx issue and being able to use this resource. ...