[Dev-luatex] Implementing \pdfmatch via LPEG - opinions?
taco at elvenkind.com
Fri Apr 17 15:12:24 CEST 2009
David Kastrup wrote:
> I am pondering using \pdfmatch for some application that might
> eventually be migrated to LuaTeX. My scraps of half-knowledge right of
> the top of my head indicate that LPEG is compiled into LuaTeX,
This is 100% true.
> and that LPEG contains a module that is able to parse regular
> expression syntax into LPEG.
A specific form of regular expression syntax, yes.
But I do not know whether that matches up with libc's regex routines.
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