Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
XP is just a number
 
PerlMonks  

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.

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

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://402650]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others about the Monastery: (3)
As of 2016-07-31 05:31 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    What is your favorite alternate name for a (specific) keyboard key?


















    Results (269 votes). Check out past polls.