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regex-escape

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regex-escape

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Escapes input characters to be used in regular expressions.

☁️ Installation

# Using npm 
npm install --save regex-escape
 
# Using yarn 
yarn add regex-escape

📋 Example

// Dependencies
var RegexEscape = require("regex-escape");
 
console.log(RegexEscape("{#/}"));
// => \{#\/\}

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📝 Documentation

RegexEscape(input)

Escapes a string for using it in a regular expression.

Params

  • String input: The string that must be escaped.

Return

  • String The escaped string.

proto()

Adds the RegexEscape function to RegExp class.

Return

  • Function The RegexEscape function.

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🍰 Thanks

Big thanks to CoolAj86 for posting this answer. This library uses the black magic regex from that answer. ✨

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📜 License

MIT © Ionică Bizău

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npm i regex-escape

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