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    regexp:test() tests to see whether a string matches a specified regular expression.

    Syntax

    regexp:test(testString, regExpString[, flagsString])
    

    Arguments

    testString
    The string to test..
    regExpString
    The JavaScript style regular expression to evaluate.
    flagsString
    An optional string containing character flags.

    The character flags are:

    g
    Global match
    Has no effect for this function; it's allowed for consistency with other regexp functions.
    i
    Case insensitive match
    If this flag is specified, the match is performed in a case insensitive fashion.

    Returns

    true if the specified regexp matches the test string.

    Defined

    EXSLT - REGEXP:TEST

    Gecko support

    Supported in Gecko 1.9 and later.

    Document Tags and Contributors

    Contributors to this page: Sheppy, Fredchat, Mgjbot
    Last updated by: Sheppy,