Brian, > I've never really been all that good with regular expressions > unfortunately. I usually end up figuring out the correct cryptology in > pqact.conf eventually through trial and error, but not this time. I put together a terse summary of extended regular expressions at <http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/software/ldm/ldm-current/basics/ERE.html>. It also has a link to the definitive web pages. > My dilemma is this ... we're receiving products in our LDM pq and > sometimes the product contains a full path name and other times it > doesn't. Specifically, the file name that shows up when doing an > "ldmadmin watch" is sometimes of the form > /usr/people/ldm/data/goes/yyyymmdd_hhmm_sport_goesimager_conus_icecap.gz > and other times it is simply > yyyymmdd_hhmm_sport_goesimager_conus_icecap.gz > > I'm trying to work with the folks that send us these products to ensure > they strip the full path name before they do a pqinsert on their end, > however, I was wondering if there was a way to just make the pattern in > pqact.conf "smart" so that it doesn't matter whether the product comes > across with or without the full path name? > > I tried using the $ (End of string character) like this: > > EXP $(........_...._sport_goesimager_conus_icecap.gz) > FILE /home/ldm/data/ICECAP/\1 > > But, then when I do an "ldmadmin pqactcheck", I get a regcomp error Because the dollar-sign means end-of-string, it would have to be at the end of the regular expression. > Any help you can provide is greatly appreciated. I think this will do what you want: EXP (........_...._sport_goesimager_conus_icecap.gz)$ FILE /home/ldm/data/ICECAP/\1 Be sure to separate the fields with tabs and not spaces. You can verify the regular expression via the command "pqcat -vl- -o 3600 -f EXP -p ... >/dev/null" > Thanks, > Brian Hoeth > NWS Spaceflight Meteorology Group > Houston, TX Regards, Steve Emmerson Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: NUV-722205 Department: Support LDM Priority: Normal Status: Closed
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