regular expression

The <regular expression> inspectors let you use regular expressions (or regexes) in relevance statements. They use the boost library implementation of the 'POSIX-Extended' regular expression syntax, as documented at Wikipedia using the search term "posix-extended regex".

Version Platforms
8.0.584.0 AIX, HP-UX, Mac, Red Hat, SUSE, Session, Solaris, Windows
8.1.535.0 Debian, Ubuntu

Creation

case insensitive regex <string> : regular expression
case insensitive regular expression <string> : regular expression
regular expression <string> : regular expression

Operators

<string> starts with <regular expression> : boolean