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Re^2: Faster regex to split a string into runs of similar characters?by BrowserUk (Patriarch)
|on Nov 21, 2016 at 10:43 UTC ( #1176236=note: print w/replies, xml )||Need Help??|
If you want to match all 256 byte values, you'll need the /s modifier.
Yes. /s not /m; I always mix those two up.
why are you using look-ahead assertions? Isn't /((.)\2+)/g stricly identical to your regex?
No. That won't match a single character 'run'.
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