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From:
Tom Christiansen
Date:
September 23, 2011 10:51
Subject:
Re: Regex warning
Message ID:
3759.1316800240@chthon
Brad Gilbert <b2gills@gmail.com> wrote on Fri, 23 Sep 2011 12:15:05 CDT: 

>> I now regret not also deprecating '\w{'

> Perhaps most cases of a bare '{' following a backslashed character
> should be deprecated, where it hasn't already been annexed.

> This would also increase the time from first deprecation until it is
> actually used, for other cases.

I imagine it should only be a bare '{' following a backslashed 
*word* character.

--tom

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