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From:
Zefram
Date:
September 13, 2011 06:07
Subject:
Re: Perl 5.16 and Beyond.
Message ID:
20110913130717.GH18211@lake.fysh.org
David Golden wrote:
>Should semantics be bound to where a regex is compiled or to where it
>is matched?

Compiled.  That's the only sane way, and we've already answered that
with respect to the /dual-related pragmata.

>What happens when regexes are combined?

Each segment should retain its original semantics.

-zefram

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