[fpc-pascal] My favourite missing feature
Frank de Groot (Rent-a-Geek)
frank at rentageek.no
Wed Dec 24 12:54:31 CET 2008
>> 4. RegExes, especially complex ones, are usually orders of magnitude
>> slower than straight Pascal, because they're usually interpreted at
>> runtime by a parser.
>They could possibly be preprocessed if assigned to a constant, although
>I've not tried doing this.
If you modify the RegExp-parsing source code AND implement it in the FPC
compiler sources to do that, sure.
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