[thelist] Regex

Plunkett, Matt MPlunkett at MSA.com
Thu Feb 28 16:11:03 CST 2002

It's worth noting that the Perl Cookbook (Recipe 20.6) cites the regexp
below as invalid for all but the most simple HTML.  If you're using Perl,
try using a package like HTML::Parser.  Otherwise, you're going to have a
very hard time constructing a regexp that does this.

	-----Original Message-----
	From:	Lindsay Evans [SMTP:lindsay at redsquare.com.au]
	Sent:	Thursday, February 28, 2002 5:02 PM
	To:	thelist at lists.evolt.org
	Subject:	RE: [thelist] Regex

	> Need some help here. Trying to figure out a regex pattern for all
	> valid html tags.

	try this:


	 Lindsay Evans.

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