[Haskell-cafe] understanding regex libs

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Wed Jun 3 12:21:15 EDT 2009

> Hi Chris.. thanks for your extensive work on haskell regex libs.
> I'm looking for a good way to make my regex-using app more portable to  
> windows.
> I couldn't figure out the difference between the regex-pcre and regex- 
> pcre-builtin on hackage. Could you clarify ?

pcre-builtin ships the PCRE C library internally. Regular regex-pcre
relies on the DLL somewhere on your system.

-- Don

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