|05-11-2010, 10:33 AM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Alabama, USA
Device: HP ipac RX5915 Wife's Kindle
What's wrong with this regex?
This seems to be a pretty generic regex, but the Find/Replace dialog reports "The search term cannot be found." It works in EditpadPro so either the flavor must be wrong or I'm setting up the Find/Replace incorrectly. Regular expression is ticked.
So many new things to learn.
|05-11-2010, 01:49 PM||#2|
Created Sigil, FlightCrew
Join Date: Feb 2008
Device: Sony Reader PRS 505
You are using non-greedy quantifiers (the "[^~]+?" part). As the manual states, that is not supported. Use the "Minimal matching" option. In time, the current regex engine will be replaced with PCRE which supports such constructs.
I really do suggest that people read the manual.
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