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Re (tilly) 3: U.S. State Names

by tilly (Archbishop)
on Feb 26, 2001 at 21:19 UTC ( [id://60900]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re (tilly) 1: U.S. State Names
in thread U.S. State Names

Right down to the number of characters.

I find \s\s+ slightly more obvious than \s{2,} but that is entirely a matter of taste.

*shrug*

(Something tells me that there is a remote chance that Ilya treats the {2,} construct as more complex, falls into a general case, and might not always optimize it as well. If you ask him, please tell me the answer.)

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