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, Eric Fookes <egroups@...> wrote:
> NoteTab embeds the PCRE engine through the DIRegEx library
> (...). Although bugs can appear in the NoteTab code that
> integrates and invokes DIRegEx, it seems not to be the case
> with the latest issues you found. You can verify this by
> downloading and testing Ralf's DIRegEx_Workbench
> program (...) If you find a search that works in
> DIRegEx_Workbench but not in NoteTab, then the bug is probably
> in NoteTab. However, if a search fails in both programs, then
> the bug is probably in PCRE or DIRegEx.
Since that workbench shows the same behavior as NTb 7.0, the problem is not in NTb 7.0.
According to an information from the DIRegEx developer, PCRE is responsible for this inconsistency. But they have found a solution already, and a forthcoming version of DIRegEx will be adjusted.
Please see the complete topic (#22589 ff) to see the work-arounds that have been discussed in this group...