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Re: Bringing the regex compiler into the current millenium.

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From:
James E Keenan
Date:
October 24, 2014 00:55
Subject:
Re: Bringing the regex compiler into the current millenium.
Message ID:
20141024005458.20873.qmail@lists-nntp.develooper.com
On 10/23/2014 04:15 AM, demerphq wrote:
> [snip]
>
> I will start a project to rewrite the regex compiler in the next little
> while, I will work on a branch (name to be announced), and I welcome any
> contributions or support in this effort.
>
> [snip]
>
> In general my objective is not to improve performance at first, but rather
> to simply make the process sane to understand, and easier to implement.

I *really* like that approach!

> I
> believe that once the code has been restructured to be easier to understand
> and work with we will find performance improvements come along for the
> ride, or at the very least, are much easier to implement.
>

And for that reason!



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