[darcs-users] Error on systems with case insensitive filesystems

Trent W. Buck twb at cybersource.com.au
Sat Oct 31 08:04:35 UTC 2009

Dan Pascu <dan at ag-projects.com> writes:

> I then went to change the regexp to the alternate form (^|/)core(\.
> [0-9]+)?$ and the error went away. I guess in the end it proves to be
> a bug in the OS X regex implementation. Most likely it doesn't like
> empty alternative for the | operator, even though it is valid.

I went to change (foo|) to (foo)? in VCS, but I couldn't find it.
Therefore I think this has already been done.

In VCS, files named "core" or ending in ".core" are considered boring,
but core\.[[:digit:]]+ isn't.

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