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Re: regexp /gs oddity or bug

by straywalrus (Friar)
on Apr 22, 2002 at 23:39 UTC ( #161180=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to regexp /gs oddity or bug

Just another data point: I run perl 5.6.0 on SlakWare 7.1.0 and the output I got from the script,
$_ = "is this odd or not?"; @a = /(.*? )/gs; print @a;
was: "is this odd or". nothing was beyond the or

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