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ANNOUNCE: lablpcre-1.0 - a PCRE binding for Objective Caml
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Date: 2007-01-31 (15:35)
From: Markus Mottl <markus.mottl@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] ANNOUNCE: lablpcre-1.0 - a PCRE binding for Objective Caml
On 1/31/07, Eric Cooper <> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 09:42:02PM -0800, Robert Roessler wrote:
> > LablPCRE provides simple and easy to use access to regular expression
> > matching, offering a rich module-based interface based on PCRE's POSIX
> > functions wrapper.
> Can you (or anyone familiar with both) summarize how this binding
> compares to Markus Mottl's pcre-ocaml?  Thanks.

I don't know much about it, but it seems to implement the API for
POSIX-style regular expressions whereas pcre-ocaml implements Perl
compatibility regular expressions.  There are obviously no functions for
string substitution, etc., in LablPCRE (yet).


Markus Mottl