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- Subject: Re: [sqlite] Standalone LUA regex that can be used in sqlite
- From: joao lobato <btnfdp.lobato@...>
- Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2012 11:29:14 +0100
On 7/6/12, steve donovan <email@example.com> wrote:
> Personally I prefer the limitations of string patterns, and for
> anything more complicated there's always LPeg ;)
> steve d.
Exactly how I feel. Granted that I don't have that much experience
with LPeg, but just trying to understand some non-trivial regexes is
very hard, let alone debug them.
"Hmm, let's use this shorthand notation where you can encode a not
quite regular grammar in a single line of 40 characters" :-S