Erlang downsides?

James Hague <>
Thu Aug 31 21:22:07 CEST 2006


On 8/31/06, Bob Ippolito <> wrote:
>
> Python definitely does not use PCRE.

Correct, though it used to: "PCRE was used in Python 1.5.2, but it
doesn't support 16-bit Unicode characters (only UTF-8 encoded
strings), so Python now uses its own regex engine."



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