|Alternatives to Regexps firstname.lastname@example.org (John Carter) (1998-07-08)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps email@example.com (1998-07-10)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps firstname.lastname@example.org (Torben Mogensen) (1998-07-10)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps email@example.com (1998-07-10)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps firstname.lastname@example.org (Daniel Rourke) (1998-07-10)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps email@example.com (Ray Dillinger) (1998-07-10)|
|Re: Alternatives to Regexps firstname.lastname@example.org (Brian Rogoff) (1998-07-10)|
|[6 later articles]|
|From:||John Carter <email@example.com>|
|Date:||8 Jul 1998 01:34:43 -0400|
I'm seeking pointers to alternatives to standard regular expression
The original theoretical definition of regexp's resulted in
expressions which were simple and clear and readable.
But life is always complicated and the various pragmatic
implementations of regexps sub-languages found in Perl/Emacs/grep
etc. etc. all have major extensions to the theoretic version and all
have slight differences and all have complex special case rules.
So what I'm seeking are pointers to a far more readable, elegant and
consistent pragmatic pattern recognition language.
John Carter EMail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone : 27-12-808-0374x194 Fax:- 27-12-808-0338
<http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/Cafe/5947> or <http://iwqs.pwv.gov.za>
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