Note: This entry has been restored from old archives.
So not a strange feature at all, an expected behaviour.
Oh, and the half a million character regex… it is not my fault! Really. I’m just working with what I’ve been given, same goes for XML – it just isn’t part of the picture. I have crazy huge regexes and textfiles with no trailing newline, this defines the bounds of my reality. However, I must say that it really is in the best interests of my employer (and thus myself) that people feel they need to do such things with regexes 😉
Regex, regex everywhere and
all the bytes did slow
Regex, regex everywhere but many more to grow
See what I have to say about my current mouse for a clue to my thoughts on the matter of switching to something more rodent based at this time.