Another RFC: regex in libiberty

H . J . Lu hjl@lucon.org
Fri Jun 8 10:39:00 GMT 2001


On Fri, Jun 08, 2001 at 08:26:00PM +0300, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> > 
> > I have been telling people that you should use regex.c in glibc if
> > all possible if you are using gnu-regex. Every package which uses
> > gnu-regex should have a configuration option not to use the included
> > gnu-regex.
> 
> Sed does have such an option (I used it to build the binary with
> Spencer's regex which is the standard regex included in the DJGPP
> library).

Glad to hear that. It makes even more senses when gnu-regex is the
standard regex in the system C library.


H.J.



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