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[perl #23666] Core dump on big regex

From:
Steven Schubiger via RT
Date:
October 2, 2005 04:16
Subject:
[perl #23666] Core dump on big regex
Message ID:
rt-3.0.11-23666-121868.18.6090072061378@perl.org
> [perl-5.8.0@ton.iguana.be - Sat Aug 30 14:33:01 2003]:
> perl -wle '("1"x 9973)=~ /^(11+)\1+$/'
> Segmentation fault (core dumped)

Couldn't reproduce it with Perl 5.8.5 - 5.8.7 nor Bleadperl 
on OpenBSD 3.6.




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