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Re: [PATCH] Change meaning of \v, \V, and add \h, \H to match Perl6, add \R to match PCRE and unicode tr18

From:
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
Date:
April 23, 2007 02:04
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Change meaning of \v, \V, and add \h, \H to match Perl6, add \R to match PCRE and unicode tr18
Message ID:
b77c1dce0704230204p5042e049i21d53d2a88953bb6@mail.gmail.com
On 22/04/07, demerphq <demerphq@gmail.com> wrote:
> The attached patch changes \v and \V (as requested by Larry a while
> back) to match vertical whitespace (or not), adds support for \h and
> \H to match horizontal whitespace (or not) and adds \R which match
> line endings, (the same as (?>\x0D\x0A|\v) would match).
>
> \R is currently in PCRE 7 and is suggested in the unicode spec under
> http://unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr18/#Line_Boundaries.
>
> \v\V and \h\H are from Perl6.

Thanks, applied as change 31026.



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