[MacRuby-devel] Building MacRuby r2765 with llvm r82747 failed on core duo macbook, Leopard AND about regexp with non-ASCII characters

hiroshi saito hiroshi3110 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 12 17:44:57 PDT 2009

Hi Laurent,

>> a very simple regular expression including a Japanese character
>> against a string contains same character doesn't match.
>> It's very important issue for us, Japanese, and, I suppose, other
>> non-ASCII character languages.
>> How about the status of supporting non-ASCII character?
> That's right, currently regular expressions containing non-ASCII characters
> are not supported. This is a work in progress and you can be sure this will
> be fixed, of course. To make sure I won't forget I annotated the TODO file.

I'm glad to hear that. I thank you as a Japanese.

> However, applying regular expressions to non-ASCII strings should work.

Yes, I know they do, and didn't in 0.4 :)

Hiroshi Saito
hiroshi3110 at gmail.com

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