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From "Daniel F. Savarese" <...@savarese.org>
Subject Re: Perl5 and Alternate strange behavior
Date Thu, 14 Nov 2002 20:30:12 GMT

In message <PBEAIEGCIFKKEFMIOPDCMEPECKAA.jerome.jacobsen@gentootech.com>, "Jero
me Jacobsen" writes:
>I have a Pattern like this:
>Pattern pattern = compiler.compile("|STUFF");
>I would expect both of the following to return true:
>matcher.matches("", pattern);       // returns true
>matcher.matches("STUFF", pattern);  // returns false!

matches() is not the same as contains() and matches(input, "pattern")
is not the same as matches(input, "^pattern$").  Look at the "Note:"
in the javadocs for Perl5Matcher.matches() for an explanation.


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