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Re: [perl #119069] Regex segmentation fault

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From:
Leon Timmermans
Date:
July 29, 2013 16:01
Subject:
Re: [perl #119069] Regex segmentation fault
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CAHhgV8hrgd3cegS+tiSEeJi+_x7y_FEHETmZoGfyzONafaX6gA@mail.gmail.com
On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 5:37 PM, Philip Hazel <perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
> The following command segfaults:
>
> perl -e '"back" =~ /^(?=(a)){0}b(?1)/;'
>
> It should match "ba". This is one of my standard PCRE tests that used to
> work correctly with previous versions of Perl.

I think this bug has already been fixed in blead (it was discussed at
http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/2013/06/msg203855.html)
and seems to have been backported to maint-5.18, so it will be part of
5.18.1 soon :-)

Leon

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