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Regular expressions: delete all java annotations in a file

open file

open File/Replace Dialog

check Regular Expressions

find: ^[\t }*@.*$\R

replace with: <leave blank>

click: Replace All


Searching for Text on the Command Line using Regular Expressions

Before we can fully appreciate all of features offered by tools to manipulate text, we have to examine a technology that is frequently associated with the most sophisticated uses of these tools: regular expressions. 1,235 more words


Validate a Single Email Address Field in a Nintex Form

I recently built a Nintex Form that included a field where the user was asked to fill in their email address. The form needed to verify that the user was entering a valid email address. 215 more words

Nintex Forms 2013

The Scunthorpe Problem

In my day job, I’ve been aware of this problem where “profane” words are found where they don’t exist. Though until recently I had no idea that this issue actually has a name. 369 more words


Finding Tattoo Artists with Web Scraping

Every year, Villain Arts has a tattoo convention here in Cleveland (and other cities) where more than a 100 artists show up to tattoo for a weekend. 1,438 more words

Exclude regex based paths in Spring boot


I have a controller with the following GetMapping

@GetMapping(value = "/dawson/v1/{dataType}", produces = MediaType.APPLICATION_JSON_UTF8_VALUE)
public ResponseEntity respondWithData(@PathVariable String dataType, @RequestParam(name = "minDate") String min_date, @RequestParam(name = "maxDate") String max_date, @RequestParam(USERID) String user_id, @RequestHeader(value = "Authorization") String authorizationHeader) {
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Using Notepad++ to mask email address for GDPR reasons

With the new GDPR rules enforced in Europe, shipping log files containing personal information (including email addresses) to 3rd parties are a no-go. Unless you have a signed… 85 more words