Regex anchor speed ?: Is /^.*X/ faster than /X/ ?by cshirky (Initiate)
|on Nov 08, 2000 at 20:33 UTC||Need Help??|
cshirky has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I am looping through lotsa data, looking for lines that contain email addresses.
The current match is
Would front anchoring a single char match, as in