Literal Patterns

Length: 00:03:47

Lesson Summary:

While most of the time we think of regular expressions as a string of symbols, it's important to remember that sometimes less is more and regex can match plain, literal characters, as well. In this lesson, we take a look at how we can match a specific IP address, as well as see why we need to watch which characters we try to use literally.

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