Perl/Python regular expressions vs. Boost.regex?

skip at skip at
Sat Oct 25 21:04:08 CEST 2008

    Rob> Quoting from : <url:>

    Rob> <quote>
    Rob> Important 

    Rob> Note that the result is true only if the expression matches the
    Rob> whole of the input sequence. If you want to search for an
    Rob> expression somewhere within the sequence then use regex_search. If
    Rob> you want to match a prefix of the character string then use
    Rob> regex_search with the flag match_continuous set.
    Rob> </quote>

    Rob> So yes it does.

Thanks.  I'll try and convince my colleague to use regex_search instead of


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