MatchRegex Function

Matches a string against a pre-compiled regular expression pattern.

int MatchRegex(Handle regex, const char[] str, RegexError& ret, int offset)


Handle regex

Regex Handle from CompileRegex()

const char[] str

The string to check.

RegexError& ret

Error code, if applicable.

int offset

Offset in the string to start searching from.

Return Value

Number of captures found or -1 on failure.


Use the regex handle passed to this function to extract matches with GetRegexSubString().