Re: stuff i don't know
"Mike Fedyk" <email@example.com> writes:
> On Fri, Jul 13, 2001 at 06:57:33PM -0400, Colin Walters wrote:
> > Mike Fedyk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > > Where did you find the pattern definitions? I had to write a script
> > > that ran multiple "apt-cache search" and then looked for duplicate
> > > responses to do multiple word searches. Thanks. I didn't see it in
> > > the apt-cache man page (and still don't).
> > It's just a regular expression.
> You don't see ".+" in grep or perl as acting as AND.
> Just where is this documented?
this.+that is a standard regexp in any variant to mean 'this' followed
by one or more characters followed by 'that'.