Pattern Class

Definition

A compiled representation of a regular expression.

[Android.Runtime.Register("java/util/regex/Pattern", DoNotGenerateAcw=true)]
public sealed class Pattern : Java.Lang.Object, IDisposable, Java.Interop.IJavaPeerable, Java.IO.ISerializable
[<Android.Runtime.Register("java/util/regex/Pattern", DoNotGenerateAcw=true)>]
type Pattern = class
    inherit Object
    interface ISerializable
    interface IJavaObject
    interface IDisposable
    interface IJavaPeerable
Inheritance
Pattern
Attributes
Implements

Remarks

Java documentation for java.util.regex.Pattern.

Portions of this page are modifications based on work created and shared by the Android Open Source Project and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 2.5 Attribution License.

Fields

CanonEq
Obsolete.

This flag is not supported on Android.

CaseInsensitive
Obsolete.

Enables case-insensitive matching.

Comments
Obsolete.

Permits whitespace and comments in pattern.

Dotall
Obsolete.

Enables dotall mode.

Literal
Obsolete.

Enables literal parsing of the pattern.

Multiline
Obsolete.

Enables multiline mode.

UnicodeCase
Obsolete.

Enables Unicode-aware case folding.

UnicodeCharacterClass
Obsolete.

This flag is not supported on Android, and Unicode character classes are always used.

UnixLines
Obsolete.

Enables Unix lines mode.

Properties

Class

Returns the runtime class of this Object.

(Inherited from Object)
Handle

The handle to the underlying Android instance.

(Inherited from Object)
JniIdentityHashCode (Inherited from Object)
JniPeerMembers
PeerReference (Inherited from Object)
ThresholdClass

This API supports the Mono for Android infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

(Inherited from Object)
ThresholdType

This API supports the Mono for Android infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

(Inherited from Object)

Methods

AsPredicate()

Creates a predicate which can be used to match a string.

Clone()

Creates and returns a copy of this object.

(Inherited from Object)
Compile(String)

Compiles the given regular expression into a pattern.

Compile(String, RegexOptions)

Compiles the given regular expression into a pattern with the given flags.

Dispose() (Inherited from Object)
Dispose(Boolean) (Inherited from Object)
Equals(Object)

Indicates whether some other object is "equal to" this one.

(Inherited from Object)
Flags()

Returns this pattern's match flags.

GetHashCode()

Returns a hash code value for the object.

(Inherited from Object)
InvokePattern()

Returns the regular expression from which this pattern was compiled.

JavaFinalize()

Called by the garbage collector on an object when garbage collection determines that there are no more references to the object.

(Inherited from Object)
Matcher(ICharSequence)

Creates a matcher that will match the given input against this pattern.

Matcher(String)

Creates a matcher that will match the given input against this pattern.

Matches(String, ICharSequence)

Compiles the given regular expression and attempts to match the given input against it.

Matches(String, String)

Compiles the given regular expression and attempts to match the given input against it.

Notify()

Wakes up a single thread that is waiting on this object's monitor.

(Inherited from Object)
NotifyAll()

Wakes up all threads that are waiting on this object's monitor.

(Inherited from Object)
Quote(String)

Returns a literal pattern String for the specified String.

SetHandle(IntPtr, JniHandleOwnership)

Sets the Handle property.

(Inherited from Object)
Split(ICharSequence)

Splits the given input sequence around matches of this pattern.

Split(ICharSequence, Int32)

Splits the given input sequence around matches of this pattern.

Split(String)

Splits the given input sequence around matches of this pattern.

Split(String, Int32)

Splits the given input sequence around matches of this pattern.

ToArray<T>() (Inherited from Object)
ToString()

Returns a string representation of the object.

(Inherited from Object)
UnregisterFromRuntime() (Inherited from Object)
Wait()

Causes the current thread to wait until another thread invokes the java.lang.Object#notify() method or the java.lang.Object#notifyAll() method for this object.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64)

Causes the current thread to wait until either another thread invokes the java.lang.Object#notify() method or the java.lang.Object#notifyAll() method for this object, or a specified amount of time has elapsed.

(Inherited from Object)
Wait(Int64, Int32)

Causes the current thread to wait until another thread invokes the java.lang.Object#notify() method or the java.lang.Object#notifyAll() method for this object, or some other thread interrupts the current thread, or a certain amount of real time has elapsed.

(Inherited from Object)

Explicit Interface Implementations

IJavaPeerable.Disposed() (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.DisposeUnlessReferenced() (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.Finalized() (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.JniManagedPeerState (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.SetJniIdentityHashCode(Int32) (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.SetJniManagedPeerState(JniManagedPeerStates) (Inherited from Object)
IJavaPeerable.SetPeerReference(JniObjectReference) (Inherited from Object)

Extension Methods

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)

Performs an Android runtime-checked type conversion.

JavaCast<TResult>(IJavaObject)
GetJniTypeName(IJavaPeerable)

Applies to