reflex::BoostMatcher Class Reference

updated Fri Dec 10 2021 by Robert van Engelen
 
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reflex::BoostMatcher Class Reference

Boost matcher engine class implements reflex::PatternMatcher pattern matching interface with scan, find, split functors and iterators, using the Boost::regex library. More...

#include <boostmatcher.h>

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Public Member Functions

 BoostMatcher ()
 Default constructor. More...
 
template<typename P >
 BoostMatcher (const P *pattern, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct matcher engine from a boost::regex object or string regex, and an input character sequence. More...
 
template<typename P >
 BoostMatcher (const P &pattern, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct matcher engine from a boost::regex object or string regex, and an input character sequence. More...
 
 BoostMatcher (const BoostMatcher &matcher)
 Copy constructor. More...
 
BoostMatcheroperator= (const BoostMatcher &matcher)
 Assign a matcher. More...
 
virtual BoostMatcherclone ()
 Polymorphic cloning. More...
 
virtual void reset (const char *opt=NULL)
 Reset this matcher's state to the initial state and when assigned new input. More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const BoostMatcher &matcher)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher as a shared pointer to another matcher pattern. More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const Pattern &pattern)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent). More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const Pattern *pattern)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent). More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const char *pattern)
 Set the pattern from a regex string to use with this matcher. More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const std::string &pattern)
 Set the pattern from a regex string to use with this matcher. More...
 
virtual std::pair< const char *, size_t > operator[] (size_t n) const
 Returns a pair of pointer and length of the captured match for n > 0 capture index or <text(),size() for n == 0. More...
 
virtual std::pair< size_t, const char * > group_id ()
 Returns the group capture identifier containing the group capture index >0 and name (or NULL) of a named group capture, or (1,NULL) by default. More...
 
virtual std::pair< size_t, const char * > group_next_id ()
 Returns the next group capture identifier containing the group capture index >0 and name (or NULL) of a named group capture, or (0,NULL) when no more groups matched. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >
 PatternMatcher (const PatternMatcher &matcher)
 Copy constructor, the underlying pattern object is shared (not deep copied). More...
 
virtual ~PatternMatcher ()
 Delete matcher, deletes pattern when owned. More...
 
PatternMatcheroperator= (const PatternMatcher &matcher)
 Assign a matcher, the underlying pattern object is shared (not deep copied). More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const PatternMatcher &matcher)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher as a shared pointer to another matcher pattern. More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const Pattern &pattern)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent). More...
 
virtual PatternMatcherpattern (const Pattern *pattern)
 Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent). More...
 
const Patternpattern () const
 Returns a reference to the pattern object associated with this matcher. More...
 
bool has_pattern () const
 Returns true if this matcher has a pattern. More...
 
bool own_pattern () const
 Returns true if this matcher has its own pattern not received from another matcher (responsible to delete). More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
 AbstractMatcher (const Input &input, const char *opt)
 Construct a base abstract matcher. More...
 
 AbstractMatcher (const Input &input, const Option &opt)
 Construct a base abstract matcher. More...
 
virtual ~AbstractMatcher ()
 Delete abstract matcher, deletes this matcher's internal buffer. More...
 
bool buffer (size_t blk=0)
 Set buffer block size for reading: use 0 (or omit argument) to buffer all input in which case returns true if all the data could be read and false if a read error occurred. More...
 
void set_handler (Handler *handler)
 Set event handler functor to invoke when the buffer contents are shifted out, e.g. for logging the data searched. More...
 
Context before ()
 Get the buffered context before the matching line. More...
 
Context after ()
 Get the buffered context after EOF is reached. More...
 
void interactive ()
 Set interactive input with buffer size of 1 to read data bytewise which is very slow. More...
 
void flush ()
 Flush the buffer's remaining content. More...
 
virtual size_t get (char *s, size_t n)
 Returns more input data directly from the source (method can be overriden, as by reflex::FlexLexer::get(s, n) for example that invokes reflex::FlexLexer::LexerInput(s, n)). More...
 
virtual bool wrap ()
 Returns true if wrapping of input after EOF is supported. More...
 
virtual AbstractMatcherinput (const Input &input)
 Set the input character sequence for this matcher and reset/restart the matcher. More...
 
AbstractMatcherbuffer (char *base, size_t size)
 Set the buffer base containing 0-terminated character data to scan in place (data may be modified), reset/restart the matcher. More...
 
size_t matches ()
 Returns nonzero capture index (i.e. true) if the entire input matches this matcher's pattern (and internally caches the true/false result to permit repeat invocations). More...
 
size_t accept () const
 Returns a positive integer (true) indicating the capture index of the matched text in the pattern or zero (false) for a mismatch. More...
 
const char * begin () const
 Returns pointer to the begin of the matched text (non-0-terminated), a constant-time operation, use with end() or use size() for text end/length. More...
 
const char * end () const
 Returns pointer to the exclusive end of the matched text, a constant-time operation. More...
 
const char * text ()
 Returns 0-terminated string of the text matched, does not include matched \0s, this is a constant-time operation. More...
 
std::string str () const
 Returns the text matched as a string, a copy of text(), may include matched \0s. More...
 
std::wstring wstr () const
 Returns the match as a wide string, converted from UTF-8 text(), may include matched \0s. More...
 
size_t size () const
 Returns the length of the matched text in number of bytes, including matched \0s, a constant-time operation. More...
 
size_t wsize () const
 Returns the length of the matched text in number of wide characters. More...
 
int chr () const
 Returns the first 8-bit character of the text matched. More...
 
int wchr () const
 Returns the first wide character of the text matched. More...
 
void lineno (size_t n)
 Set or change the starting line number of the last match. More...
 
size_t lineno ()
 Updates and returns the starting line number of the match in the input character sequence. More...
 
size_t lines ()
 Returns the number of lines that the match spans. More...
 
size_t lineno_end ()
 Returns the inclusive ending line number of the match in the input character sequence. More...
 
size_t columno ()
 Updates and returns the starting column number of the matched text, taking tab spacing into account and counting wide characters as one character each. More...
 
size_t columns ()
 Returns the number of columns of the matched text, taking tab spacing into account and counting wide characters as one character each. More...
 
size_t columno_end ()
 Returns the inclusive ending column number of the matched text on the ending matching line, taking tab spacing into account and counting wide characters as one character each. More...
 
std::pair< size_t, std::string > pair () const
 Returns std::pair<size_t,std::string>(accept(), str()), useful for tokenizing input into containers of pairs. More...
 
std::pair< size_t, std::wstring > wpair () const
 Returns std::pair<size_t,std::wstring>(accept(), wstr()), useful for tokenizing input into containers of pairs. More...
 
size_t first () const
 Returns the position of the first character of the match in the input character sequence, a constant-time operation. More...
 
size_t last () const
 Returns the exclusive position of the last character of the match in the input character sequence, a constant-time operation. More...
 
bool at_bob () const
 Returns true if this matcher is at the start of a buffer to read an input character sequence. Use reset() to restart reading new input. More...
 
void set_bob (bool bob)
 Set/reset the begin of a buffer state. More...
 
bool at_end ()
 Returns true if this matcher has no more input to read from the input character sequence. More...
 
bool hit_end () const
 Returns true if this matcher hit the end of the input character sequence. More...
 
void set_end (bool eof)
 Set and force the end of input state. More...
 
bool at_bol () const
 Returns true if this matcher reached the begin of a new line. More...
 
void set_bol (bool bol)
 Set/reset the begin of a new line state. More...
 
bool at_bow ()
 Returns true if this matcher matched text that begins a word. More...
 
bool at_eow ()
 Returns true if this matcher matched text that ends a word. More...
 
int input ()
 Returns the next 8-bit character (unsigned char 0..255 or EOF) from the input character sequence, while preserving the current text() match (but pointer returned by text() may change; warning: does not preserve the yytext string pointer when options –flex and –bison are used). More...
 
int winput ()
 Returns the next wide character (unsigned 0..U+10FFFF or EOF) from the input character sequence, while preserving the current text() match (but pointer returned by text() may change; warning: does not preserve the yytext string pointer when options –flex and –bison are used). More...
 
void unput (char c)
 Put back one character (8-bit) on the input character sequence for matching, DANGER: invalidates the previous text() pointer and match info, unput is not honored when matching in-place using buffer(base, size) and nothing has been read yet. More...
 
void wunput (int c)
 Put back one (wide) character on the input character sequence for matching, DANGER: invalidates the previous text() pointer and match info, unput is not honored when matching in-place using buffer(base, size) and nothing has been read yet. More...
 
int peek ()
 Peek at the next character available for reading from the current input source. More...
 
const char * bol ()
 Returns pointer to the begin of the line in the buffer containing the matched text. More...
 
const char * eol (bool inclusive=false)
 Returns pointer to the end of the line (last char + 1) in the buffer containing the matched text, DANGER: invalidates previous bol() and text() pointers, use eol() before bol(), text(), begin(), and end() when those are used. More...
 
size_t avail ()
 Returns the number of bytes in the buffer available to search from the current begin()/text() position. More...
 
size_t border ()
 Returns the byte offset of the match from the start of the line. More...
 
const char * span ()
 Enlarge the match to span the entire line of input (excluding
), return text(). More...
 
std::string line ()
 Returns the line of input (excluding
) as a string containing the matched text as a substring. More...
 
std::wstring wline ()
 Returns the line of input (excluding
) as a wide string containing the matched text as a substring. More...
 
bool skip (char c)
 Skip input until the specified ASCII character is consumed and return true, or EOF is reached and return false. More...
 
bool skip (wchar_t c)
 Skip input until the specified Unicode character is consumed and return true, or EOF is reached and return false. More...
 
bool skip (const char *s)
 Skip input until the specified literal UTF-8 string is consumed and return true, or EOF is reached and return false. More...
 
const char * rest ()
 Fetch the rest of the input as text, useful for searching/splitting up to n times after which the rest is needed. More...
 
void more ()
 Append the next match to the currently matched text returned by AbstractMatcher::text, when the next match found is adjacent to the current match. More...
 
void less (size_t n)
 Truncate the AbstractMatcher::text length of the match to n characters in length and reposition for next match. More...
 
 operator size_t () const
 Cast this matcher to positive integer indicating the nonzero capture index of the matched text in the pattern, same as AbstractMatcher::accept. More...
 
 operator std::string () const
 Cast this matcher to a std::string of the text matched by this matcher. More...
 
 operator std::wstring () const
 Cast this matcher to a std::wstring of the text matched by this matcher. More...
 
 operator std::pair< size_t, std::string > () const
 Cast the match to std::pair<size_t,std::wstring>(accept(), wstr()), useful for tokenization into containers. More...
 
bool operator== (const char *rhs) const
 Returns true if matched text is equal to a string, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator== (const std::string &rhs) const
 Returns true if matched text is equalt to a string, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator== (size_t rhs) const
 Returns true if capture index is equal to a given size_t value, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator== (int rhs) const
 Returns true if capture index is equal to a given int value, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator!= (const char *rhs) const
 Returns true if matched text is not equal to a string, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator!= (const std::string &rhs) const
 Returns true if matched text is not equal to a string, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator!= (size_t rhs) const
 Returns true if capture index is not equal to a given size_t value, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
bool operator!= (int rhs) const
 Returns true if capture index is not equal to a given int value, useful for std::algorithm. More...
 
void tabs (char n)
 Set tab size 1, 2, 4, or 8. More...
 
char tabs ()
 Returns current tab size 1, 2, 4, or 8. More...
 

Static Public Member Functions

template<typename T >
static std::string convert (T regex, convert_flag_type flags=convert_flag::none)
 Convert a regex to an acceptable form, given the specified regex library signature "[decls:]escapes[?+]", see reflex::convert. More...
 

Protected Member Functions

virtual size_t match (Method method)
 The match method Const::SCAN, Const::FIND, Const::SPLIT, or Const::MATCH, implemented with boost::regex. More...
 
void new_itr (Method method)
 Create a new boost::regex iterator to (continue to) advance over input. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >
 PatternMatcher (const Pattern *pattern=NULL, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct a base abstract matcher from a pointer to a persistent pattern object (that is shared with this class) and an input character sequence. More...
 
 PatternMatcher (const Pattern &pattern, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct a base abstract matcher from a persistent pattern object (that is shared with this class) and an input character sequence. More...
 
 PatternMatcher (const char *pattern, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct a base abstract matcher from a regex pattern string and an input character sequence. More...
 
 PatternMatcher (const std::string &pattern, const Input &input=Input(), const char *opt=NULL)
 Construct a base abstract matcher from a regex pattern string and an input character sequence. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
virtual void init (const char *opt=NULL)
 Initialize the base abstract matcher at construction. More...
 
bool grow (size_t need=Const::BLOCK)
 Shift or expand the internal buffer when it is too small to accommodate more input, where the buffer size is doubled when needed, change cur_, pos_, end_, max_, ind_, buf_, bol_, lpb_, and txt_. More...
 
int get ()
 Returns the next character read from the current input source. More...
 
void reset_text ()
 Reset the matched text by removing the terminating \0, which is needed to search for a new match. More...
 
void set_current (size_t loc)
 Set the current position in the buffer for the next match. More...
 
void set_current_match (size_t loc)
 Set the current match position in the buffer. More...
 
int get_more ()
 Get the next character and grow the buffer to make more room if necessary. More...
 
int peek_more ()
 Peek at the next character and grow the buffer to make more room if necessary. More...
 

Protected Attributes

boost::match_flag_type flg_
 boost::regex match flags More...
 
boost::cregex_iterator itr_
 const boost::regex iterator More...
 
boost::cregex_iterator fin_
 const boost::regex iterator final end More...
 
size_t grp_
 last group index for group_next_id() More...
 
- Protected Attributes inherited from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >
const Patternpat_
 points to the pattern object used by the matcher More...
 
bool own_
 true if PatternMatcher::pat_ was allocated and should be deleted More...
 
- Protected Attributes inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
Option opt_
 options for matcher engines More...
 
char * buf_
 input character sequence buffer More...
 
char * txt_
 points to the matched text in buffer AbstractMatcher::buf_ More...
 
size_t len_
 size of the matched text More...
 
size_t cap_
 nonzero capture index of an accepted match or zero More...
 
size_t cur_
 next position in AbstractMatcher::buf_ to assign to AbstractMatcher::txt_ More...
 
size_t pos_
 position in AbstractMatcher::buf_ after AbstractMatcher::txt_ More...
 
size_t end_
 ending position of the input buffered in AbstractMatcher::buf_ More...
 
size_t max_
 total buffer size and max position + 1 to fill More...
 
size_t ind_
 current indent position More...
 
size_t blk_
 block size for block-based input reading, as set by AbstractMatcher::buffer More...
 
int got_
 last unsigned character we looked at (to determine anchors and boundaries) More...
 
int chr_
 the character located at AbstractMatcher::txt_[AbstractMatcher::len_] More...
 
const char * bol_
 begin of line pointer in buffer More...
 
Handlerevh_
 event handler functor to invoke when buffer contents are shifted out More...
 
const char * lpb_
 line pointer in buffer, updated when counting line numbers with lineno() More...
 
size_t lno_
 line number count (cached) More...
 
const char * cpb_
 column pointer in buffer, updated when counting column numbers with columno() More...
 
size_t cno_
 column number count (cached) More...
 
size_t num_
 character count of the input till bol_ More...
 
bool own_
 true if AbstractMatcher::buf_ was allocated and should be deleted More...
 
bool eof_
 input has reached EOF More...
 
bool mat_
 true if AbstractMatcher::matches() was successful More...
 

Additional Inherited Members

- Public Types inherited from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >
typedef boost::regex Pattern
 
- Public Types inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
typedef AbstractMatcher::Iterator< AbstractMatcheriterator
 std::input_iterator for scanning, searching, and splitting input character sequences More...
 
typedef AbstractMatcher::Iterator< const AbstractMatcherconst_iterator
 
- Public Attributes inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
Operation scan
 functor to scan input (to tokenize input) More...
 
Operation find
 functor to search input More...
 
Operation split
 functor to split input More...
 
Input in
 input character sequence being matched by this matcher More...
 
- Protected Types inherited from reflex::AbstractMatcher
typedef int Method
 a method is one of Const::SCAN, Const::FIND, Const::SPLIT, Const::MATCH More...
 

Detailed Description

Boost matcher engine class implements reflex::PatternMatcher pattern matching interface with scan, find, split functors and iterators, using the Boost::regex library.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

reflex::BoostMatcher::BoostMatcher ( )
inline

Default constructor.

template<typename P >
reflex::BoostMatcher::BoostMatcher ( const P *  pattern,
const Input input = Input(),
const char *  opt = NULL 
)
inline

Construct matcher engine from a boost::regex object or string regex, and an input character sequence.

Template Parameters
<P>pattern is a boost::regex or a string regex
Parameters
patternpoints to a boost::regex or a string regex for this matcher
inputinput character sequence for this matcher
optoption string of the form (A|N|T(=[[:digit:]])?|;)*
template<typename P >
reflex::BoostMatcher::BoostMatcher ( const P &  pattern,
const Input input = Input(),
const char *  opt = NULL 
)
inline

Construct matcher engine from a boost::regex object or string regex, and an input character sequence.

Template Parameters
<P>pattern is a boost::regex or a string regex
Parameters
patterna boost::regex or a string regex for this matcher
inputinput character sequence for this matcher
optoption string of the form (A|N|T(=[[:digit:]])?|;)*
reflex::BoostMatcher::BoostMatcher ( const BoostMatcher matcher)
inline

Copy constructor.

Parameters
matchermatcher to copy

Member Function Documentation

virtual BoostMatcher* reflex::BoostMatcher::clone ( )
inlinevirtual

Polymorphic cloning.

Implements reflex::AbstractMatcher.

template<typename T >
static std::string reflex::BoostMatcher::convert ( regex,
convert_flag_type  flags = convert_flag::none 
)
inlinestatic

Convert a regex to an acceptable form, given the specified regex library signature "[decls:]escapes[?+]", see reflex::convert.

virtual std::pair<size_t,const char*> reflex::BoostMatcher::group_id ( )
inlinevirtual

Returns the group capture identifier containing the group capture index >0 and name (or NULL) of a named group capture, or (1,NULL) by default.

Returns
a pair of size_t and string

Implements reflex::AbstractMatcher.

virtual std::pair<size_t,const char*> reflex::BoostMatcher::group_next_id ( )
inlinevirtual

Returns the next group capture identifier containing the group capture index >0 and name (or NULL) of a named group capture, or (0,NULL) when no more groups matched.

Returns
a pair of size_t and string

Implements reflex::AbstractMatcher.

virtual size_t reflex::BoostMatcher::match ( Method  method)
inlineprotectedvirtual

The match method Const::SCAN, Const::FIND, Const::SPLIT, or Const::MATCH, implemented with boost::regex.

Returns
nonzero when input matched the pattern using method Const::SCAN, Const::FIND, Const::SPLIT, or Const::MATCH.
Parameters
methodmatch method Const::SCAN, Const::FIND, Const::SPLIT, or Const::MATCH

Implements reflex::AbstractMatcher.

void reflex::BoostMatcher::new_itr ( Method  method)
inlineprotected

Create a new boost::regex iterator to (continue to) advance over input.

BoostMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::operator= ( const BoostMatcher matcher)
inline

Assign a matcher.

Parameters
matchermatcher to copy
virtual std::pair<const char*,size_t> reflex::BoostMatcher::operator[] ( size_t  n) const
inlinevirtual

Returns a pair of pointer and length of the captured match for n > 0 capture index or <text(),size() for n == 0.

Returns
pair.
Parameters
nnth capture index > 0 or 0

Implements reflex::AbstractMatcher.

virtual PatternMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::pattern ( const BoostMatcher matcher)
inlinevirtual

Set the pattern to use with this matcher as a shared pointer to another matcher pattern.

Returns
this matcher.
Parameters
matcherthe other matcher
virtual PatternMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::pattern ( const Pattern pattern)
inlinevirtual

Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent).

Returns
this matcher.
Parameters
patternboost::regex for this matcher
virtual PatternMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::pattern ( const Pattern pattern)
inlinevirtual

Set the pattern to use with this matcher (the given pattern is shared and must be persistent).

Returns
this matcher.
Parameters
patternboost::regex for this matcher
virtual PatternMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::pattern ( const char *  pattern)
inlinevirtual

Set the pattern from a regex string to use with this matcher.

Returns
this matcher.
Parameters
patternregex string to instantiate internal pattern object

Reimplemented from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >.

virtual PatternMatcher& reflex::BoostMatcher::pattern ( const std::string &  pattern)
inlinevirtual

Set the pattern from a regex string to use with this matcher.

Returns
this matcher.
Parameters
patternregex string to instantiate internal pattern object

Reimplemented from reflex::PatternMatcher< boost::regex >.

virtual void reflex::BoostMatcher::reset ( const char *  opt = NULL)
inlinevirtual

Reset this matcher's state to the initial state and when assigned new input.

Reimplemented from reflex::AbstractMatcher.

Member Data Documentation

boost::cregex_iterator reflex::BoostMatcher::fin_
protected

const boost::regex iterator final end

boost::match_flag_type reflex::BoostMatcher::flg_
protected

boost::regex match flags

size_t reflex::BoostMatcher::grp_
protected

last group index for group_next_id()

boost::cregex_iterator reflex::BoostMatcher::itr_
protected

const boost::regex iterator


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