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|p1= haystack: [[String]]
|p1= haystack: [[String]]
|p2= pattern: [[String]] - Format [[:Category:Command Group: Strings - Regular Expression|regex pattern]]
|p2= pattern: [[String]] - Format [[Arma 3: Regular Expressions|regex pattern]]
|r1= [[Boolean]] - Returns [[true]] if match was found, otherwise [[false]]
|r1= [[Boolean]] - Returns [[true]] if match was found, otherwise [[false]]

Revision as of 19:43, 5 October 2021

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Returns whether a match with given pattern in haystack was found.
Strings - Regular Expression


haystack regexMatch pattern
haystack: String
pattern: String - Format regex pattern
Return Value:
Boolean - Returns true if match was found, otherwise false


Example 1:
"I'm a coOkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*cookie.*"; // true
Example 2:
"I'm a coOkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*cookie.*/"; // false, empty flags == case sensitive
Example 3:
forceUnicode 1; "I'm a coÖkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*coökie.*";

Additional Information

See also:
regexFind regexReplace


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