PPI::Token::Regexp::Match(3) User Contributed Perl Documentation PPI::Token::Regexp::Match(3)

PPI::Token::Regexp::Match - A standard pattern match regex

isa PPI::Token::Regexp
    isa PPI::Token
        isa PPI::Element

$text =~ m/match regexp/;
$text =~ /match regexp/;

A "PPI::Token::Regexp::Match" object represents a single match regular expression. Just to be doubly clear, here are things that are and aren't considered a match regexp.

# Is a match regexp
/This is a match regexp/;
m/Old McDonald had a farm/eieio;

# These are NOT match regexp
qr/This is a regexp quote-like operator/;
s/This is a/replace regexp/;

There are no methods available for "PPI::Token::Regexp::Match" beyond those provided by the parent PPI::Token::Regexp, PPI::Token and PPI::Element classes.

See the support section in the main module.

Adam Kennedy <adamk@cpan.org>

Copyright 2001 - 2011 Adam Kennedy.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

The full text of the license can be found in the LICENSE file included with this module.

2022-07-23 perl v5.36.0