regex_replace

Command: regex_replace


Description
regex_replace tries to match the regex in
istream/string. Any occurence of regex is replaced by
the given string.
Parameters
in: first argument : a regex generated by regcomp
OR a string which will be converted
to a regex by a regcomp call.
second argument : the string with which regex should
be replaced.
third argument : an istream or a string where this
regex should be matched.
fourth argument (if any): an ostream where the changes
are saved.
out: either a string or if called with streams the
ostream will now contain replaced stream.

Author
Hehl
Bugs

Synopsis
string string istreamtype ostreamtype -> -
regex string istreamtype ostreamtype -> -
string string string -> string
regex string string -> string
Examples

File
lib/sli/regexp.sli
Diagnostics
if called with a string as first argument will raise an
/InvalidRegexError if regcomp fails to compile a regex.
Remarks