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$regmlex Identifier - mIRC
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$regmlex returns the Mth backreference of the Nth match from a regex match.


$regmlex([name], N, M, [&binvar])


  • name - The optional name given to the regex match
  • M - The Mth match, if M = 0, returns the total number of match
  • N - Optional, the Nth capturing group, default to 1
  • &binvar - If the last parameter is a binvar, the result is copied to the binvar and $regmlex() returns the length of the result.


  • .pos - returns the starting position of the backrefence



Added: mIRC v5.9
Added on: 26 Apr 2001
Note: Unless otherwise stated, this was the date of original functionality.
Further enhancements may have been made in later versions.

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