I'm doing some search and replace work to batch update some files and I need to replace this:
$('#navbar > ul ul')
where the selector part navbar > ul ul can be any selector, restricted by that its only made up of lowercase letters and > . # signs.
I'm doing seacrh and replace with notepad++ and from examples I think my regex for finding the first string should look something like this:
Im not sure if all those characters need to escaped but adding and removing backslashes doesn't make this query succesful
Finally I made some regex that works:
this regex stuff looks incredibly difficult and strange in the beginning but I was able to make this with the help of this page: http://www.zytrax.com/tech/web/regex.htm after trying dozens of queries that didn't work.