Currently, the Include/Exclude Patterns of repository (local/remote/virtual) supports only Ant-like pattern => only ?, *, ** are supported.
It could be useful to support a "real" regular expression.
This feature could be realized by a UserPlugin, but it would be better if could be native in Artifactory.
: Maven groupId verification
For a Maven usage in company, where projects are identified by an unique id (3 letters, 2 digits), we can consider that the groupId should be (sample) : com.company.aaa00, com.company.azd42, ...
Currently with AntLike pattern, the best solution is to provide the Include Pattern :
With a regular expressoin, it could be (better) :
: Remote Artifact exclusion
For any reason, we would have to refuse/exclude some artifact in specific version.
It could be done simply with a regular expression, not an AntLike pattern