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|descr= Returns whether the ''haystack'' matches the ''pattern''.
  
|descr= Returns whether a match with given ''pattern'' in ''haystack'' was found.
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|gr1= Strings - Regular Expression
  
|gr1= Regular Expression (Regex)
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|s1= haystack [[regexMatch]] pattern
 
 
|s1= haystack [[{{PAGENAMEE}}]] pattern
 
  
 
|p1= haystack: [[String]]
 
|p1= haystack: [[String]]
  
|p2= pattern: [[String]] - Format [[:Category:Command Group: Regular Expression (Regex)|regex pattern]]
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|p2= pattern: [[String]] - in 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]]
  
|x1= <code>"I'm a coOkIe clicker" [[{{PAGENAMEE}}]] ".*cookie.*"; {{cc|true}}</code>
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|x1= <sqf>"I'm a coOkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*cookie.*"; // true</sqf>
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|x2= <sqf>"I'm a coOkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*cookie.*/"; // false, empty flags == case sensitive</sqf>
  
|x2= <code>"I'm a coOkIe clicker" [[{{PAGENAMEE}}]] ".*cookie.*/"; {{cc|false, <nowiki>empty flags == case sensitive</nowiki>}}</code>
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|x3= <sqf>forceUnicode 1;
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"I'm a coÖkIe clicker" regexMatch ".*coökie.*";</sqf>
  
|x3= <code>[[forceUnicode]] 1;
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|x4= <sqf>"Cookie clicker" regexMatch "cookie/i"; // false, pattern does not fully match the haystack</sqf>
"I'm a coÖkIe clicker" [[{{PAGENAMEE}}]] ".*coökie.*";</code>
 
  
 
|seealso= [[regexFind]] [[regexReplace]]
 
|seealso= [[regexFind]] [[regexReplace]]
 
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Latest revision as of 18:28, 5 May 2022

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Description

Description:
Returns whether the haystack matches the pattern.
Groups:
Strings - Regular Expression

Syntax

Syntax:
haystack regexMatch pattern
Parameters:
haystack: String
pattern: String - in format regex pattern
Return Value:
Boolean - Returns true if match was found, otherwise false

Examples

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.*";
Example 4:
"Cookie clicker" regexMatch "cookie/i"; // false, pattern does not fully match the haystack

Additional Information

See also:
regexFind regexReplace

Notes

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