Table of Contents

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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Data Transformation
  3. Data Processor Transformation
  4. Wizard Input and Output Formats
  5. Relational Input and Output
  6. XMap
  7. Libraries
  8. Schema Object
  9. Command Line Interface
  10. Scripts
  11. Parsers
  12. Script Ports
  13. Document Processors
  14. Formats
  15. Data Holders
  16. Anchors
  17. Transformers
  18. Actions
  19. Serializers
  20. Mappers
  21. Locators, Keys, and Indexing
  22. Streamers
  23. Validators, Notifications, and Failure Handling
  24. Validation Rules
  25. Custom Script Components

Data Transformation User Guide

Data Transformation User Guide

PatternSearch

PatternSearch

The
PatternSearch
searcher component searches for a string that matches a regular expression.
Anchors can use
PatternSearch
to find markers or content. The
Delimiter
component can use
PatternSearch
to find delimiters. The
Replace
transformer can use
PatternSearch
to find the text to be replaced.
The following table describes the properties of the
PatternSearch
searcher component:
Property
Description
escape_sequence
Defines a prefix that causes the search component to ignore an instance of the pattern in the source document.
pattern
Defines the regular expression.
For more information about the syntax of regular expressions, see Regular Expression Syntax.


Updated September 26, 2018