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From:CA Lists Date:September 19 2007 4:19pm
Subject:Simple Regex Question
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It's been a few years since I did any regex queries, but I swear I used 
to be able to do something like:

SELECT fieldname FROM tablename WHERE field RLIKE '(^|\|)2(\||$)';

And that would find '2', with an optional '|' at the beginning, or at 
the beginning of the line, and an optional '|' or end of the line. So, 
it would match the following:


But not


Can someone give me a little guidance on this? I'm pulling my hair out 
on what should be a simple thing....

The database is currently in 4.1 but will soon be going to 5.0, so, 
ideally the solution will work in both...


Simple Regex QuestionCA Lists19 Sep