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ask for a RE pattern to match TABLE in html

that is, there is no TABLE tag between a TABLE, for example
<table >something with out table tag</table>
what is the RE pattern? thanks

the following is not right
<table.*?>[^table]*?</table>
Jun 27 '08 #1
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oyster wrote:
that is, there is no TABLE tag between a TABLE, for example
<table >something with out table tag</table>
what is the RE pattern? thanks

the following is not right
<table.*?>[^table]*?</table>
Why not use an HTML parser instead? Try lxml.html.

http://codespeak.net/lxml/

Stefan
Jun 27 '08 #2

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