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john rob

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Posted on    September-28-2013 4:19 AM


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To translate some strings in my HTML, I'm using the following function which is working totally fine to replace every string coming in double curly braces:
var translation = html.replace(/\{[^\}]*\}/g, function(match){
    // where the magic happens

How can I change the RegEx to match the pattern %string% instead of {{string}}?

Ankita Pandey
Ankita Pandey

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Posted on    September-28-2013 6:54 AM

Hi John!

Your current pattern actually doesn't match double curly braces, it matches only single curly braces, but anyway if you want to match %string% then you can use:


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