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Re: notabug quiz (Spoiler for #3)

by Enlil (Parson)
on Dec 12, 2003 at 10:05 UTC ( #314265=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to notabug quiz

$x="ad"; for ($x) { /a/gc; /\Gb?/gc; ok 3, /\Gc?/gc; }

This is documented behaviour in perlre: Repeated patterns matching zero length substrings.

update: added the part of the quiz i am referring to.

-enlil

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