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Re: [ID 20010821.006] embedded precompiled regex with /x ignores spaces

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From:
Hugo van der Sanden
Date:
August 21, 2001 19:46
Subject:
Re: [ID 20010821.006] embedded precompiled regex with /x ignores spaces
Message ID:
200108220245.f7M2jwl21330@crypt.compulink.co.uk
sweth@sweth.net (Sweth Chandramouli) wrote:
:	If a regex is precompiled with /x, and that regex is used
:in a larger regex that does not have /x enabled, the larger regex still
:ignores whitespace in it.  For example:

Thanks for the report. This is a known problem in the versions of perl
that you tried, and has been fixed in the the latest release (v5.6.1).

The details of the bug are here:
http://www.xray.mpe.mpg.de/mailing-lists/perl5-porters/1999-07/msg00004.html

Hugo van der Sanden

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