is-extglob

Returns true if a string has an extglob.


Keywords
bash, braces, check, exec, expression, extglob, glob, globbing, globstar, is, match, matches, pattern, regex, regular, string, test, extended-glob, extended-globbing, glob-pattern, javascript, node
License
MIT
Install
npm install is-extglob@2.1.1

Documentation

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Returns true if a string has an extglob.

Install

Install with npm:

$ npm install --save is-extglob

Usage

var isExtglob = require('is-extglob');

True

isExtglob('?(abc)');
isExtglob('@(abc)');
isExtglob('!(abc)');
isExtglob('*(abc)');
isExtglob('+(abc)');

False

Escaped extglobs:

isExtglob('\\?(abc)');
isExtglob('\\@(abc)');
isExtglob('\\!(abc)');
isExtglob('\\*(abc)');
isExtglob('\\+(abc)');

Everything else...

isExtglob('foo.js');
isExtglob('!foo.js');
isExtglob('*.js');
isExtglob('**/abc.js');
isExtglob('abc/*.js');
isExtglob('abc/(aaa|bbb).js');
isExtglob('abc/[a-z].js');
isExtglob('abc/{a,b}.js');
isExtglob('abc/?.js');
isExtglob('abc.js');
isExtglob('abc/def/ghi.js');

History

v2.0

Adds support for escaping. Escaped exglobs no longer return true.

About

Related projects

  • has-glob: Returns true if an array has a glob pattern. | homepage
  • is-glob: Returns true if the given string looks like a glob pattern or an extglob pattern… more | homepage
  • micromatch: Glob matching for javascript/node.js. A drop-in replacement and faster alternative to minimatch and multimatch. | homepage

Contributing

Pull requests and stars are always welcome. For bugs and feature requests, please create an issue.

Building docs

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Running tests

Install dev dependencies:

$ npm install -d && npm test

Author

Jon Schlinkert

License

Copyright © 2016, Jon Schlinkert. Released under the MIT license.


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