Strange regex problem

Jp Calderone exarkun at intarweb.us
Sun Mar 2 21:04:23 CET 2003


On Sun, Mar 02, 2003 at 11:11:34AM -0800, Gary Herron wrote:
> [snip]
> 
> So when the value of "begin" has that particular bit set, set
> SRE_FLAG_DEBUG on and so get the debug output.
> 
> 
> I have just (last week) volunteered to take over maintenance of the
> regular expression code, so I'll think about fixing this, but it's not
> clear to me what a fix should entail.
> 
>  * Document the flag.

  +1

> 
>  * Ignore the flag.

  -1

> 
>  * Raise an exception for any flag bit other than the document flags.

  +1

  Jp

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