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Re: [perl #107262] Unmatched \Q \E in regexp should warn

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Tom Christiansen
December 30, 2011 08:34
Re: [perl #107262] Unmatched \Q \E in regexp should warn
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Aristotle Pagaltzis <> wrote
   on Fri, 30 Dec 2011 10:25:15 +0100: 

> * Brian Fraser <> [2011-12-30 05:15]:
>> Currently the warning is "Found \E without a preceding case
>> modification or quoted section", mostly because I felt particularly
>> unimaginative.

> Why not simply “Found \E without matching \Q, \U or \L”?  It’s shorter
> and quicker to read, and I think it’s much quicker to understand.

I do get nervous about any enumeration of the translation escapes,
because they all will need \F added to them.  


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