RegEx for CodeIgniter Routing

Posted on 2011-05-04
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11

I need regex to filter certain type of urls and exclude some. The urls can be of type

I need regex to work if the first (anystring) is not one of these (cart|product|account|auth)

Ref: http://codeigniter.com/user_guide/general/routing.html
Question by:harvest-soft
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$route['^(?!(?:(?:cart|product|account|auth)/))[^/]*/.*'] = ...

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Nope doesn't work.
Let's simplify this. All I need is ['(:any)/(:any)'] to make sure the first (:any) is not cart|product|youraccount

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Ok. I think I got it

Ref: http://php-regex.blogspot.com/

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I accepted my comment as solution because it worked! Ofcourse kaufmed helped me. He takes 500 points :)
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Glad to have helped  = )

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