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Author Drekin
Recipients Drekin, alex, chris.jerdonek, dwt, eric.snow, ezio.melotti, hltbra, mrabarnett, pitrou, python-dev, rhettinger, serhiy.storchaka, terry.reedy
Date 2016-06-20.13:10:07
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Isn't the trucation of long patterns too rough? Currently, repr(re.compile("a" * 1000)) returns something like "re.compile('aaaaaaaaaaaaa)", i.e. no ending quote and no indication that something was truncated (besides the missing quote). It looked like a bug to me at first sight.
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2016-06-20 13:10:08Drekinsetrecipients: + Drekin, rhettinger, terry.reedy, pitrou, ezio.melotti, mrabarnett, alex, chris.jerdonek, python-dev, eric.snow, dwt, serhiy.storchaka, hltbra
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