… operations" This reverts commit 9db8ca1.
the problem was that we assumed validity and so setting .count resulted in an npe. if we simply create an empty MatchData, we run into issues later where we rely on len(matchData.indexes) > 0, which it will not be. we call ClearMatchData() at the beginning of all regex functions, so it seems OK to check out the regex here.
…32bits to 64bits which causes weird issues when casting ints from c-land" This reverts commit 2d8c520.
…o 64bits which causes weird issues when casting ints from c-land