scripting languages...

Arne Skjaerholt arnsholt at
Fri Apr 28 09:00:46 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-04-27 at 15:34 -0700, Gary Kline wrote:

> 	Somebody in the UK turned the perl regex stuff into a ch
> 	library.  IMHO, nobody can touch perl's regex ... so it 
> 	would be nice to have in the C world.  There are other  
> 	perl features that would serve if they were backported,
> 	too.  ....
The perl regex library for ch was probably implemented using libpcre
(from which is a C implementation of perl compatible
regexes. I've fiddled around a bit with it, and the API is pretty nice
to work with.


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