[fpc-pascal] Which regex unit to use?

Graeme Geldenhuys graemeg.lists at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 14:01:45 CET 2010

Has anybody done a speed test between these two, to see how they perform
with large test files?

>  * <fpcsrc>/packages/regexpr/src/regexp.pp


>  * <lazarus>/components/synedit/synregexpr.pas
>  * TRegExpr (no idea what is latest and if FPC compatible)

>From the following link it sounds like TRegExpr is dog slow - even the
original author said so (referring that it was only meant for small lines
of text).


  - Graeme -

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