Class RegexVisitor

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public class RegexVisitor extends BaseTypeVisitor<RegexAnnotatedTypeFactory>
A type-checking visitor for the Regex type system.

This visitor does the following:

  1. Allows any String to be passed to Pattern.compile if the Pattern.LITERAL flag is passed.
  2. Checks compound String concatenation to ensure correct usage of Regex Strings.
  3. Checks calls to MatchResult.start, MatchResult.end and to ensure that a valid group number is passed.
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