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Python Regex: The 5 Exclusive Examples

 Regular expressions (regex) are powerful tools for pattern matching and text manipulation in Python. Here are five Python regex examples with explanations: 01 Matching a Simple Pattern import re text = "Hello, World!" pattern = r"Hello" result =, text) if result:     print("Pattern found:", Output: Output: Pattern found: Hello This example searches for the pattern "Hello" in the text and prints it when found. 02 Matching Multiple Patterns import re text = "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." patterns = [r"fox", r"dog"] for pattern in patterns:     if, text):         print(f"Pattern '{pattern}' found.") Output: Pattern 'fox' found. Pattern 'dog' found. It searches for both "fox" and "dog" patterns in the text and prints when they are found. 03 Matching Any Digit   import re text = "The price of the

How to Find Folder Space in Linux Easily

Here's an example that shows how to use find command to get directory utilized space in Linux. Many of a time during production support, or when crontab jobs failed, the reasons behind is space shortage of a directory. The find is handy you can use to get utilized space of a directory. That helps you to delete unnecessary files (that actually make some space). Linux find command Here's the find command that I  have used in our project . You will find here the detailed explanation of this command and how to use it. find  /home/srini -xdev -ls | sort +6rn | head -20 Part#1: Directory path In the first part,  after the find you need to give the directory's path for which  folder you are going to find  space. Part#2: Option -xdev The second part is  -xdev , which gives the space usage of all the subdirectories. Part#3: Option -ls The next part is the -ls option that provides a sorted list of all the subdirectories.  Part#4: Sort command Then, the sort command sorts based on the