Bengt Kleberg eleberg@REDACTED
Mon Nov 19 13:41:23 CET 2001

> To: Niels Christensen <christen@REDACTED>
> cc: erlang-questions@REDACTED
> Subject: Re: regexp:first_match 
> Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 12:33:46 +0000
> From: Robert Raschke <rtr@REDACTED>
> Hi,
> I don't know much about the regexp module in Erlang, but in general
> all (?) regexp packages try and match the longest sequence. Try

According to the documentation
will get thet longest match, exactly as you state.

is documented as only matching the first match (which should be the one Niels 
Christensen wanted).


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