|(f)lex string with double quotes email@example.com (Joop) (2003-09-23)|
|Re: (f)lex string with double quotes firstname.lastname@example.org (J.H.Jongejan) (2003-09-27)|
|Date:||23 Sep 2003 12:59:56 -0400|
|Posted-Date:||23 Sep 2003 12:59:56 EDT|
could anyone help me to a lex regular expression that will pick-up a
string of the format:
"Any text and a double quote like this "" and this too"
This is what some silly language uses and I need to read it with my
(f)lex program. I just don't know how to go about it.
[There's a bunch of ways to do it. The simplest is something like this:
but since strings can be long, I'd rather use start states to go into
a string scanning state and then back out. -John]
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