Class Matcher


public final class Matcher extends Object

This is a utility class to match file globs. The class has been derived from

All methods are static.

  • Constructor Details

    • Matcher

      public Matcher()
  • Method Details

    • matchName

      public static boolean matchName(Set<String> patternSet, String fileName)
      Tests whether or not a given file name matches any file name pattern in the given set. The match is performed case-sensitively.
      patternSet - The pattern set to match against. Must not be null.
      fileName - The file name to match, as a String. Must not be null. It must be just a file name, without a path.
      true if any pattern in the set matches against the file name, or false otherwise.
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    • match

      public static boolean match(String pattern, String str, boolean caseSensitive)
      Tests whether or not a string matches against a pattern. The pattern may contain two special characters:
      '*' means zero or more characters
      '?' means one and only one character
      pattern - The pattern to match against. Must not be null.
      str - The string which must be matched against the pattern. Must not be null.
      caseSensitive - Whether or not matching should be performed case sensitively.
      true if the string matches against the pattern, or false otherwise.