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April 23, 2012 07:31
Re: [perl #76546] regex engine slowdown bug
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On 22 April 2012 19:45, Ricardo Signes <> wrote:
> * demerphq <> [2012-04-22T08:25:58]
>> Actually, find_byclass() failing on s..e means you cant match anywhere
>> in s..e so restarting at e seems fine.
>> Unless someone can see a counter argument i will apply this sometime.
> Like 5.17.0?  Sounds awesome!  Fast regexp for everyone!

Yes. But......

Can we just start a branch for 5.16 and let blead carry on please?

Then I dont have to remember what patches I have pending and blead
perl can carry on like normal.

This thing of blocking blead while we roll stuff out is just silly in
a vcs that manages branches as well as git does.


perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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