Advice needed for an upcoming interview

Subject: Advice needed for an upcoming interview
From: Anonymous <anonymous -at- techwhirl -dot- com>
To: Techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:02:21 -0400

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I have a job interview on Thursday. I documented an embedded version of the
company's product at a previous position, so I have some familiarity with
it. But self-doubt begins to creep in as the interview approaches,
especially since it's scheduled to last 4 hours and includes a technical VP
and I feel that my technical skills are my weakest attribute (shamefully, I
don't know any programming languages).

Does anyone have advice for how to endure such a long interview? What kind
of questions should I be prepared for, especially from the VP and the SE
that will be interviewing me?

The company's product makes heavy use of both regular expressions and APIs.
There were recently a couple of threads about good API documentation that
are good resources. But how about regular expressions? Any suggestions for
reading up on those?

I am just starting out in this field: if I get this job, it would be only
my third position as a technical writer, so please excuse these rather
nervous and fundamental questions. Any other advice, of course, would also
be greatly appreciated.

Thank you.
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