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Re: Regexp to parse "Version:" fields

Christoph Haas <haas@debian.org> writes:

> On Wed, Jun 21, 2006 at 09:15:41AM -0300, Otavio Salvador wrote:
>> Christoph Haas <haas@debian.org> writes:
>> > So before diving into into regular expressions any further (I have no
>> > practical experience with lookahead patterns for example) I would like
>> > to know if anyone else has worked on this. Perhaps even some Debian tool
>> > does this parsing. I need an implementation in Python but if someone
>> > shows me Perl code of a non-regexp algorithm I'd be happy, too.
>> Use apt_pkg.UpstreamVersion(). Is the easier way to do that.
> Wow, this is great. Just why did I implement half of that myself
> already? :)

That's life ;-) hehehe

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