problems with re
Martin von Loewis
loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de
Thu May 31 13:41:41 EDT 2001
"Marc Risney" <marc.risney at oracle.com> writes:
> tempstring = re.search(r'<h3>Search
> RuntimeError: maximum recursion limit exceeded
> any ideas??
There is a recursion limit in sre. As the first thing, I'd try to use
.* instead of .*?. If that doesn't help, you can either use pre
instead of sre, or you can try ommitting the group, and splitting the
matching part with [22:-8] or some such.
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