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Ed Avis
December 2, 2015 13:43
Regexp versus regex
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The Perl source sometimes uses 'regexp' and sometimes 'regex'.  I think that
'regexp' is slightly in the lead with slightly more occurrences, plus things
like regexp.h or $LAST_REGEXP_CODE_RESULT.  But a case could be made for

Is there any interest in standardizing the documentation, at least, to have
one or the other abbreviation?  I have some patches in progress but I
appreciate that these global changes can be awkward.  Ideally error message
strings would also change (they too use a mixture).

Ed Avis <>

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