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From:
Yuki Kimoto
Date:
June 21, 2021 00:03
Subject:
Re: the variable-length lookbehind experiment
Message ID:
CAExogxOc3MxmQLMtzfud2EGQ=YqJL6rKQ-HcandjiumZ5QTJ0Q@mail.gmail.com
2021-6-20 10:26 Ricardo Signes <perl.p5p@rjbs.manxome.org>:

> Porters,
>
> variable-length lookbehind: https://github.com/Perl/perl5/issues/18756
>
> This feature was added as an experiment in v5.30.0 and has, as far as I
> know has been unchanged and has worked as expected.  *I propose we mark
> this feature a success**. *
>
> I am looking for two key opinions here:
>
>    - Karl Williamson's
>    - everybody else's consensus
>
> --
> rjbs
>

I was new to this feature, so I searched for it on the web.

brian tried this feature.

https://www.effectiveperlprogramming.com/2020/03/use-a-variable-width-lookbehind-if-it-wont-match-more-than-255-characters/

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