Create a regular expression from a string.
The result can be used as a
show rule selector and with
string methods like
See here for a specification of the supported syntax.
// Works with show rules. #show regex("\d+"): set text(red) The numbers 1 to 10. // Works with string methods. #("a,b;c" .split(regex("[,;]")))
ParametersParameters are the inputs to a function. They are specified in parentheses after the function name.
Parameters are the inputs to a function. They are specified in parentheses after the function name.
regexstringRequiredPositionalPositional parameters are specified in order, without names.
Positional parameters are specified in order, without names.
The regular expression as a string.
Most regex escape sequences just work because they are not valid Typst
escape sequences. To produce regex escape sequences that are also valid in
\\), you need to escape twice. Thus, to match a verbatim
backslash, you would need to write