How to escape regexes and paths in double quote strings without going crazy?

It often happens that after designing my regexp (on I want to paste it in my program. Consider this regexp that matches numbers and string (but keep in mind this is general question!):


I overlined all characters that need to be escaped before pasting them into languages that use " for strings.

Needless to say, doing this manually drives me crazy. I face this problem both at work with C++ project and at home with Java and JavaScript projects.

How can I deal with this efficiently?

When is phishing education going too far?

I currently work on the IT security team ay my workplace in a senior role. Recently, I assisted management in designing the phishing / social engineering training campaigns, by which IT security will send out phishing “test” emails to see how aware the company employees are to spotting such emails.

We have adopted a highly targeted strategy based not only on the user’s job role but also on the content such employees are likely to see. The content have been varied to include emails asking for sensitive content (e.g: updating a password) to fake social media posts, to targeted advertising.

We have been getting push back from end users that they have no way of distinguishing a legitimate email that they would receive day to day from truly malicious phishing emails. They have been requests to scale back the difficulty of these tests from our team.


  1. When is phishing education going too far?

  2. Is pushback from the end users demonstrative that their awareness is still lacking and need further training, specifically the inability to recognize legitimate from malicious emails?

[ Politics ] Open Question : Is the democrats problems ever going to end?

Tina Tchen, the attorney and former chief of staff to first lady Michelle Obama, has garnered scrutiny after messages traded with Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx — about the alleged hoax linked to actor Jussie Smollett — emerged shortly before prosecutors dropped all charges against Smollett on Tuesday.

Magento 1.9.x: How to change the system so that new orders start from a specific number going up?

Magento 1.9.4

We just created a brand new Magento store and are going to switch our existing domain to that but we would like to change the order numbers in such a way that the new orders placed would start from the number where we left of on our old Magento 1.9.1 system.

Is there an easy way to do that? We have access to the database via phpMyAdmin in Cpanel.

I hope that can I get family reunion visa for Germany after I’m banned from Slovenia for six months because of expired passport while going to Austria

I am Gaius Chike Nwankwo (a Nigerian) I live in Croatia and my wife a Croatia citizen lives and works in Germany recently I was caught with my expired passport by Slovenia police while going to Austria to renew my passport and they issued me six months banned from Slovenia and now I want to apply for Germany family reunion visa to join my wife in Germany I hope the banned will not affect my family reunion visa?