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Re^2: I wonder...

by spurperl (Priest)
on Jan 22, 2005 at 17:26 UTC ( #424250=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: I wonder...
in thread Things you think you'll never use.

Yes this is exactly what I meant :-) But it's not the point of my post. The point was: this matching task is a real challenge for 'normal regexes'. This technique using ??{} is indeed a way to solve it. I wondered whether there are other ways, using more standard regex operators.

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