Author pitrou
Recipients gvanrossum, mrabarnett, pitrou, serhiy.storchaka, tim.peters
Date 2012-10-13.17:45:43
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> Tim, my point is that if the MULTILINE flag happens to be turned on,
> '$' won't just match at the end of the string (or slice), it'll also
> match at a newline, so wrapping the pattern in (?:...)$ in that case
> could give the wrong answer, but wrapping it in (?:...)\Z would give
> the right answer.

This means Tim and Guido are right that a dedicated fullmatch() method
is desireable.
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