Re: GRegex

On Tue, 24 Oct 2006 16:38:30 -0400
Behdad Esfahbod <behdad behdad org> wrote:

> This is broken.  It should err at configure time, not run time.  The
> user shouldn't need to check the output of g_regex_new for failures,
> just like any other thing we do with glib.

I would argue it should do both.

Don't compile against a PCRE that doesn't do UTF-8, but also check the
installed library on each startup. That would guard against the system's
library being upgraded at some later time, to one that doesn't support

Paul "LeoNerd" Evans

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