You can never go down the drain...
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Wed Sep 27 13:21:56 CEST 2000
"Fredrik Lundh" <effbot at telia.com> wrote in message
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> But nobody can convince me that line noise is the best way to
> talk to a string matching engine -- as soon as you go beyond the
> regular basics (literals, dot, star, ranges), there are better ways
> to express yourself.
There are those who forget that modern regexps have their origins in
experimental logical theorem prover languages; the antecedents of Prolog...
And that's all I'm allowed to say on the subject these days ;-)
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