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From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Suggestion to drop "pcre" from default enabled USE flags in profiles
Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2012 17:24:50
Message-Id: 201206061323.09670.vapier@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Suggestion to drop "pcre" from default enabled USE flags in profiles by Pacho Ramos
On Wednesday 06 June 2012 04:26:11 Pacho Ramos wrote:
> I think that would be interesting to try to not get grep build with pcre > support by default, specially after reading "man grep" and seeing that > its support is tagged as experimental: > -P, --perl-regexp > Interpret PATTERN as a Perl regular expression. This is > highly > experimental and grep -P may warn of unimplemented > features.
the experimental aspect doesn't matter. don't use -P and it isn't an issue. personally, i don't care about pcre. -mike

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