format.regex: Print or format regex objects

Description

Prints/formats objects of class regex.

Usage

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## S3 method for class 'regex'
format(x, ...)

## S3 method for class 'regex'
print(x, encode_string = FALSE, ...)

Arguments

x

A regex object.

...

Passed from other format methods. Currently ignored.

encode_string

If TRUE, the regex is encoded with encodeString. This means that backslashes are doubled, compared to the default of FALSE.

Value

format.regex returns a character vector. print.regex is invoked for the side effect of printing the regex object.

Examples

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group(1:5)
lookahead(1:5)

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