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Re: With Unicode, \d is wrong if you mean [0-9]

by olivierp (Hermit)
on Oct 26, 2004 at 15:44 UTC ( #402650=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to With Unicode, \d is wrong if you mean [0-9]
in thread Regex help

I'd say it depends on what you mean with "breaks".
Your code will still match [0-9] as you are used to, but will also match other characters defined as "digits" in other "scripts". If you depend on a "Latin" digit elsewhere in the code, I think you may have undesired side effects.

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