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Date: 2000-12-08 (09:13)
From: Markus Mottl <mottl@m...>
Subject: Re: features of PCRE-OCaml
On Fri, 08 Dec 2000, John Max Skaller wrote:
> By the way, how big can the DFA tables get?

You can get the size of regular expressions in bytes by calling
"Pcre.size" on the regexp. They usually need very little space.

> Does it eliminate duplicate columns? 

I have no idea how Phil's code works in detail: studying > 5000 LOCs of
rather low-level C did not seem to be a promising idea to me - the code
is fast enough, anyway ;)

- Markus Mottl

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