[linux-lvm] lvm filter regex format

Joe Thornber thornber at redhat.com
Tue Dec 19 08:51:47 UTC 2017

On Mon, Dec 18, 2017 at 06:53:06PM +0000, matthew patton wrote:
> >    https://github.com/jthornber/lvm2-ejt/blob/master/libdm/regex/parse_rx.h
> not to be ungrateful but why on earth would one NOT use the glibc standard regex library? Nobody cares about pointless optimization. Surprises like "well, we only implemented most of the spec" are what drives people nuts!

It was written about 17 years ago, and the optimisation was not pointless at that time.

- Joe

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