Bug #1926 REPLACEREGEXP
Submitted: 23 Nov 2003 11:56 Modified: 7 Oct 2005 18:56
Reporter: Dimitris Kounalakis Email Updates:
Status: Verified Impact on me:
None 
Category:MySQL Server: User-defined functions ( UDF ) Severity:S4 (Feature request)
Version: OS:Any
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any
Triage: Triaged: D5 (Feature request)

[23 Nov 2003 11:56] Dimitris Kounalakis
Description:
Probably something good that will allow simple XML use with low network
load and low clients' overhead, is to have a REPLACE function with regexp
capabilities like the following:
REPLACEREGEXP(sourcestring,REGEXP condition,replacestring)
where the sourcestring can be a field

How to repeat:
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Suggested fix:
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[26 Oct 2007 15:44] Hartmut Holzgraefe
I have created oracle-compatible REGEXP functions as a MySQL UDF module
available here: http://udf-regexp.php-baustelle.de/trac/