org.springframework.util

Class PatternMatchUtils


  • public abstract class PatternMatchUtils
    extends Object
    Utility methods for simple pattern matching, in particular for Spring's typical "xxx*", "*xxx" and "*xxx*" pattern styles.
    Since:
    2.0
    Author:
    Juergen Hoeller
    • Constructor Summary

      Constructors  
      Constructor and Description
      PatternMatchUtils() 
    • Method Summary

      Methods  
      Modifier and Type Method and Description
      static boolean simpleMatch(String[] patterns, String str)
      Match a String against the given patterns, supporting the following simple pattern styles: "xxx*", "*xxx", "*xxx*" and "xxx*yyy" matches (with an arbitrary number of pattern parts), as well as direct equality.
      static boolean simpleMatch(String pattern, String str)
      Match a String against the given pattern, supporting the following simple pattern styles: "xxx*", "*xxx", "*xxx*" and "xxx*yyy" matches (with an arbitrary number of pattern parts), as well as direct equality.
    • Constructor Detail

      • PatternMatchUtils

        public PatternMatchUtils()
    • Method Detail

      • simpleMatch

        public static boolean simpleMatch(String pattern,
                          String str)
        Match a String against the given pattern, supporting the following simple pattern styles: "xxx*", "*xxx", "*xxx*" and "xxx*yyy" matches (with an arbitrary number of pattern parts), as well as direct equality.
        Parameters:
        pattern - the pattern to match against
        str - the String to match
        Returns:
        whether the String matches the given pattern
      • simpleMatch

        public static boolean simpleMatch(String[] patterns,
                          String str)
        Match a String against the given patterns, supporting the following simple pattern styles: "xxx*", "*xxx", "*xxx*" and "xxx*yyy" matches (with an arbitrary number of pattern parts), as well as direct equality.
        Parameters:
        patterns - the patterns to match against
        str - the String to match
        Returns:
        whether the String matches any of the given patterns