[erlang-questions] unexpected matching in re 12B5

Michael McDaniel <>
Tue Feb 17 20:37:31 CET 2009

On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 08:26:58PM +0100, Attila Babo wrote:
> Let me reply from a quote from the very same document:
> The Erlang literal syntax for strings give special meaning to the "\"
> (backslash) character. To literally write a regular expression or a
> replacement string containing a backslash in your code or in the
> shell, two backslashes have to be written: "\\".
> _______________________________________________

  Ah, I see your point, thanks.

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Michael McDaniel
Portland, Oregon, USA

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