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dpb
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Re: Question Using Regexpi
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Jul 3, 2013 5:56 PM


On 7/3/2013 4:08 PM, Eric Sampson wrote: > dpb <none@non.net> wrote in message <kr1r64$3l9$1@speranza.aioe.org>... ...
>> The only real complaint against regexp for complicated expressions and >> large problem sets is that it can become a bottleneck... >> ...
> Just a note dpb, I seem to recall that the folks who work on MATLAB's > regexp engine have made performance improvements over time, and continue > to do so. Not something that would make it into the release notes, but > more 'behind the scenes' improvements.
Undoubtedly but I suspect the previous generalization is still true...it's just too complicated a piece o' fluff to not be... :)




