PCRE Backend for "Text.Regex" (regex-base)

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BSD-3-Clause licensed by Audrey Tang
Maintained by [email protected]
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This package provides a PCRE backend for the regex-base API.

See also for more information.

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See also

  • Version bump to reflect pcre version (8.43) and to have Hackage upgrade from which does not include #15

  • Fix: asCString for Text regexes doesn’t check for null-termination, causing the compiled regex to be corrupted. (@kuribas)

  • Update to regex- API
  • Compatibility with base-4.13.0
  • New Text.Regex.PCRE.Text & Text.Regex.PCRE.Text.Lazy modules (merged from regex-pcre-text package)