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Steven D'Aprano steve+comp.lang.python at
Wed Jul 10 18:03:18 CEST 2013

On Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:03:24 +0000, Mats Peterson wrote:

> Not a troll. It's just hard to convince Python users that their beloved
> language would have inferior regular expression performance to Perl.

I can't speak for others, but I've known for many years that Python's 
regex implementation was slower than Perl's. So what? Do you have a patch?


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