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The Regex Coach

Tool name: The Regex Coach
Rating: 3.0 (1 vote)
Author: Dr. Edmund Weitz                        
Website: http://www.weitz.de/regex-coach
Current version: 0.9.2
Last updated: January 2, 2008
Direct D/L link: http://weitz.de/files/regex-coach.exe
License type: Freeware
Description: The Regex Coach is a graphical application for Windows which can be used to experiment with (Perl-compatible) regular expressions interactively. It has the following features:

* It shows whether a regular expression matches a particular target string.
* It can also show which parts of the target string correspond to captured register groups or to arbitrary parts of the regular expression.
* It can "walk" through the target string one match at a time.
* It can simulate Perl's split and s/// (substitution) operators.
* It tries to describe the regular expression in plain English.
* It can show a graphical representation of the regular expression's parse tree.
* It can single-step through the matching process as performed by the regex engine.
* Everything happens in "real time", i.e. as soon as you make a change somewhere in the application all other parts are instantly updated.
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