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Flex Regex Versus Java Regex + Howto Embed Regex In Flex

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// Only allow 6 to 9 digits (and no more)
Flex: ^\d{6,9}$
Java: \\d{6,9}

Following code will NOT function as desired (the {} are interpreted as binding markers, thus not part of the regex):




Following code will function as desired:


 ..
   public var regex:String = "^\\d{6,9}$";
   ..





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