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Re: Bug#912745: ITP: libregexp-wildcards-perl -- converts wildcard expressions to Perl regular expressions




Jakub Wilk wrote...

> * Christoph Biedl <debian.axhn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, 2018-11-03, 12:41:

Thanks for proof-reading. Both issues you've reported are upstream, of
course I'll bring them there.

> > It handles the * and ? jokers,
>
> s/joker/wildcard/ ?

Not sure here. Seems in English "joker" is unusual to describe a
wildcard, unlike other languages. If some native English speaker
could comment?

> > Backspace (\) is used as an escape character.
>
> I like the idea of backspace as escape character, but you probably meant
> "backslash" here. :-)

Nice idea indeed ...

    Christoph

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