regular expressions: match vs exec

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by Bjorn Tipling

Preparation code


      
      <script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var text = "foo bar foo bar foo bar",
    regexp = /foo.*?bar/g;

};
</script>

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Test Ops/sec
exec
var count;
while (res = regexp.exec(text)) {
   count++;
}
pending…
match
var count = text.match(regexp).length;
pending…
split
var count = text.split(regexp).length;
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