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bug #39425: regexp: \oddd, \o{ddd}, \xdd \x{dd} expansions not allowed

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Sun Jul 7 22:16:33 2013  
Category: LibrariesSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Matlab Compatibility
Status: FixedAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: devOperating System: Any

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Fri May 22 14:56:26 2015, comment #1:

Fixed, by me, in this cset (http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/f2bc7d23295d).

Rik <rik5>
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Sun Jul 7 22:16:33 2013, original submission:

For regular expressions (regexp) the octal notation is not handled for patterns, although the hex notation is.

For the replacement string in regexprep neither octal nor hex notation is accepted.

Rik <rik5>
Project Administrator


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Fri May 22 14:56:26 2015rik5StatusConfirmed=>Fixed
      Summaryregexp: \\oddd, \\o{ddd}, \\xdd \\x{dd} expansions not allowed=>regexp: \oddd, \o{ddd}, \xdd \x{dd} expansions not allowed

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