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Re: reset named capture buffer within regex

by LanX (Canon)
on Nov 22, 2012 at 18:45 UTC ( #1005171=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to reset named capture buffer within regex

> WITHOUT consuming any character of my match target.

I don't fully understand what you are doing, just a hint:

The position will not be altered if you try an "impossible" match within a look-ahead or look-behind.

So you maybe wanna try something like (?=(?<name> ... ))?

HTH!

Cheers Rolf


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