Learn Regular Expressions by Building a Password Generator - Step 36

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import re
import secrets
import string

def generate_password(length, nums, special_chars, uppercase, lowercase):
    # Define the possible characters for the password
    letters = string.ascii_letters
    digits = string.digits
    symbols = string.punctuation

    # Combine all characters
    all_characters = letters + digits + symbols

    while True:
        password = ''
        # Generate password
        for _ in range(length):
            password += secrets.choice(all_characters)
        constraints = [
            (nums, '[0123456789]')

    return password
# new_password = generate_password(8)
# print(new_password)

# User Editable Region

pattern = 't[a-z]'
quote = 'Not all those who wander are lost.'
print(re.findall(pattern, quote))

# User Editable Region

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Learn Regular Expressions by Building a Password Generator - Step 36

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i dont understand it’s uncorrect

The request says:

match any letter t preceded by a lowercase letter in the quote variable. Use the range of characters from a to z for that.

The word preceded means before t. In other words:

Match any lowercase letter in the quote variable plus a literal t.

Thus, the t in your pattern match must be the last symbol.

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pattern = ‘t+’

quote = ‘[a-z]’

print(re.findall(pattern, quote))

doesn’t work, you can write it simpler

You had this before:

pattern = 't[a-z]'

Just move the t to after the range [] character.

pattern = ‘t[a-z]’

quote = ‘Not all those who wander are lost.’

print(re.findall(pattern, quote))
doesn’t work

Please, re-read my previous post.

oh sorry, it’s worked thank u