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bamboo build regex

I want to kick off builds only after commits to certain filepaths.  Seeing a lot of conflicting/mis-information on the nets.  In particular, if I try ** I get an error saying invalid regex.  

Lets say my repo is named "company/repo".  And the filepath I want to allow for is "company/repo/commons".  How can I write the regex that bamboo accepts it?

List of failed attempts:






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robhit Atlassian Team Mar 22, 2018

Hi Mike,

Thanks for your question!

Could you please try the below:

This will match what you are looking for:


The below will match the infinite:




Hi Robhit-

I tried 


and it doesnt work.  Now what?


Also, what do you mean by:

The below will match the infinite:


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