Validating with regular expressions

15-Feb-2019 04:51

However, it’s a bit hard to validate the leap year , 30 or 31 days of a month, we may need basic logic as below. “31/11/2010” – November has 30 days only [Parser] Running: E:\workspace\mkyong\Date is valid : 1/1/2010 , true Date is valid : 01/01/2020 , true Date is valid : 31/1/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/01/2020 , true Date is valid : 29/2/2008 , true Date is valid : 29/02/2008 , true Date is valid : 28/2/2009 , true Date is valid : 28/02/2009 , true Date is valid : 31/3/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/03/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/4/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/04/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/5/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/05/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/6/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/06/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/7/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/07/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/8/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/08/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/9/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/09/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/10/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/10/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/11/2010 , true Date is valid : 30/11/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/12/2010 , true Date is valid : 31/12/2010 , true Date is valid : 32/1/2010 , false Date is valid : 32/01/2020 , false Date is valid : 1/13/2010 , false Date is valid : 01/01/1820 , false Date is valid : 29/2/2007 , false Date is valid : 29/02/2007 , false Date is valid : 30/2/2008 , false Date is valid : 31/02/2008 , false Date is valid : 29/a/2008 , false Date is valid : a/02/2008 , false Date is valid : 333/2/2008 , false Date is valid : 29/02/200a , false Date is valid : 31/4/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/04/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/6/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/06/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/9/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/09/2010 , false Date is valid : 31/11/2010 , false PASSED: Valid Date Test("1/1/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("01/01/2020") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/1/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/01/2020") PASSED: Valid Date Test("29/2/2008") PASSED: Valid Date Test("29/02/2008") PASSED: Valid Date Test("28/2/2009") PASSED: Valid Date Test("28/02/2009") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/3/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/03/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/4/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/04/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/5/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/05/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/6/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/06/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/7/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/07/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/8/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/08/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/9/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/09/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/10/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/10/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/11/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("30/11/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/12/2010") PASSED: Valid Date Test("31/12/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("32/1/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("32/01/2020") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("1/13/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("01/01/1820") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("29/2/2007") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("29/02/2007") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("30/2/2008") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/02/2008") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("29/a/2008") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("a/02/2008") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("333/2/2008") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("29/02/200a") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/4/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/04/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/6/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/06/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/9/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/09/2010") PASSED: In Valid Date Test("31/11/2010") =============================================== com.mkyong.regex.Assume that this regex will be used for a public URL shortener written in PHP, so URLs like shouldn’t pass (even though they’re technically valid).

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Note that there's just no way to check if the last portion of a path is a file or a directory just by the name alone.

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DOTALL is a flag in most recent regex libraries that makes the . There is no 100% reliable solution since the RFC is way too complex. ] )*@([a-z0-9_][-a-z0-9_]*(\.[-a-z0-9_] )*\.(aero|arpa|biz|com|coop|edu|gov|info|int|mil|museum|name|net|org|pro|travel|mobi|[a-z][a-z])|([0-9]\.[0-9]\.[0-9]\.[0-9]))(:[0-9])? $ This will make sure that every number in the IP address is between 0 and 255, unlike the version using \d which would allow for 999.999.999.999.

metacharacter match anything INCLUDING line breaks. Java Script by default does not support this since the . This is the best solution and should work 99% of the time is. If you want to match an IP within a string, get rid of the leading ^ and trailing $ to use \b (word boundaries) instead. The regular expression is only useful to validate the format of the date as entered by a user.

“31/4/20100”, “31/04/2010” – April has 30 days only 8.