In Set 1, we have discussed general approach for counting the patterns of the form 1(0+)1 where (0+) represents any non-empty consecutive sequence of 0’s.In this post, we will discuss regular expression approach to count the same.
Input : 1101001 Output : 2 Input : 100001abc101 Output : 2
Below is one of the regular expression for above pattern
Hence, whenever we found a match, we increase counter for counting the pattern.As last character of a match will always ‘1’, we have to again start searching from that index.
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