Matchtext for multiple words
jc at spl21.net
Wed Nov 29 18:13:53 CST 2006
I still think it's working ok - someone slap me if I'm wrong.
The (?! is looking ahead and saying 'you can't begin with.
(?!\1) - you can't begin with the first match
(?!\1|\2) - you can't begin with the 1st or second match
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> Sorry if this comes through twice, I'm having trouble sending to the
> I need a matchtext/regex that will tell me if all supplied words exist
> in a block of text, regardless of their order, and ignoring carriage
> For example, see if all these words: dog dinosaur cat
> exist in this text:
> "The purple dinosaur inadvertently stepped on the cat.<cr>
> The white dog howled."
> Should return true. Is there such a thing?
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