Would you like a Snobol pattern matcher? (Re: Making regex suck less)

Skip Montanaro skip at pobox.com
Tue Sep 3 18:36:41 EDT 2002

    John> One of the things Perl has right now is the ability to use spaces
    John> within regular expressions via a suffix flag. In Perl 6, this will
    John> become standard, and will include the ability to include comments!

Python also supports that with the re.VERBOSE flag.


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