It is always nice to see code that is smaller and faster.
Two times faster an 6 times smaller.
Rate gam3 tye
gam3 243/s -- -69%
tye 772/s 218% --
The regex still had one bug: you need a \d in the backtrace to keep it from matching 2.11. on 2.1/1.
I would never have thought of using s///g in place of my while loop.
A picture is worth a thousand words, but takes 200K.
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