Hi all, I just had a simple regular expression question. Why does this only match the first character in the string? it should find the 'a' no matter where it is in the string, right?
C:\Python26>python.exe Python 2.6.2 (r262:71605, Apr 14 2009, 22:46:50) [MSC v.1500 64 bit (AMD64)] on win32 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information. >>> import re >>> print re.match ('a', 'dda') None >>> print re.match ('a', 'add') <_sre.SRE_Match object at 0x0000000001D11370> >>>