A magical tool for text processing
Scripting and automation tasks often need to extract particular portions of text from input data or modify them from one format to another.
This book will help you learn Python Regular Expressions, a mini-programming language for all sorts of text processing needs.
The book heavily leans on examples to present features of regular expressions one by one. It is recommended that you manually type each example and experiment with them.
You should have prior experience working with Python, should know concepts like string formats, string methods, list comprehension and so on.
Both standard re module and popular third party regex module is covered in this book.
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- Title: Python re(gex)?
- Subtitle: A magical tool for text processing
- Authors: Sundeep Agarwal
- Paperback: 71 pages
- Publication date: 2019
- License: CC BY-NC-SA