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Built-in regex's do not support brace-expressions #25

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GoogleCodeExporter opened this issue Aug 4, 2015 · 1 comment
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Built-in regex's do not support brace-expressions #25

GoogleCodeExporter opened this issue Aug 4, 2015 · 1 comment

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@GoogleCodeExporter GoogleCodeExporter commented Aug 4, 2015

On Sat, Aug 09, 2014 at 11:34:09PM -0700, Leif LeBaron wrote:
> I didn't see any mention in the bug tracker

thanks for the reminder (I thought I'd created issues for "everything" 
commented on by others...).

in my own to-do list, I have this note:

        120802 mawk says it uses "extended regular" expressions, but doesn't
        appear to honor brace-expressions (verify).
        121027 that appears here in gawk: --re-interval

> so here's a request for more regex quantifiers
> you know:
>
>       {n}
>       {,n}
>       {m,}
>       {m,n}



Original issue reported on code.google.com by dic...@his.com on 10 Aug 2014 at 9:10

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@GoogleCodeExporter GoogleCodeExporter commented Aug 4, 2015

Original comment by dic...@his.com on 12 Aug 2014 at 7:56

  • Changed title: Built-in regex's do not support brace-expressions
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