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Re: [perl #119069] Regex segmentation fault

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Leon Timmermans
July 29, 2013 16:01
Re: [perl #119069] Regex segmentation fault
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On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 5:37 PM, Philip Hazel <> 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
and seems to have been backported to maint-5.18, so it will be part of
5.18.1 soon :-)


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