Author serhiy.storchaka
Recipients Arfrever, eli.bendersky, ezio.melotti, larry, mrabarnett, pitrou, python-dev, serhiy.storchaka, tim.peters
Date 2013-08-04.17:35:34
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The doctest engine uses a regexp which contains subpattern which now considered as illegal be the regexp engine (due to unlucky coincidence MAXREPEAT == sys.maxsize on 32-bit platforms). We should rewrite the _simple() function in the re module to be more smart. But if this assumption is correct and this subpattern is really dangerous we should also rewrite a regular expression in the doctest module. In any case we should fix SubPattern.getwidth() so that the behavior on 32-bit and 64-bit platforms should be the same.
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2013-08-04 17:35:34serhiy.storchakasetrecipients: + serhiy.storchaka, tim.peters, pitrou, larry, ezio.melotti, mrabarnett, Arfrever, eli.bendersky, python-dev
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