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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Boost.Regex: Iterate over named captures/groups
Date: 2012-02-01 07:39:58
I don't know if perl provides it, but PCRE based regex engines does (like Python or PHP)
It would be great if such feature could be implemented and/or access functions could be made public.
For regex_replace as an example the user then knows which sub expression could be used.
Am 01.02.2012 um 13:13 schrieb John Maddock <boost.regex_at_[hidden]>:
>> My question was the following: Is there a way to get a list or whatever of
>> named captures/groups?
> No sorry, not even Boost.Regexes private methods provide that functionality.
> If there's a convincing use case then I can add that support I guess, but I don't think this is something that even Perl provides?
> Regards, John.
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