|Perl Language Reference Manual|
by Larry Wall and others
Paperback (6"x9"), 724 pages
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12 perlrebackslash: Regular Expression Backslash Sequences
The top level documentation about Perl regular expressions is found in 11.
This document describes all backslash and escape sequences. After explaining the role of the backslash, it lists all the sequences that have a special meaning in Perl regular expressions (in alphabetical order), then describes each of them.
Most sequences are described in detail in different documents; the primary purpose of this document is to have a quick reference guide describing all backslash and escape sequences.
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