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bug #38112: Infinite loop when option weechat.look.highlight_regex = "\b"

Submitted by:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Submitted on:  Fri 18 Jan 2013 07:34:32 AM UTC  
 
Category: core commandsSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: otherStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: 0.3.9IRC nick: FlashCode

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Fri 18 Jan 2013 07:34:32 AM UTC, original submission:

When doing:

This will result in an infinite loop, because "\b" will match any string with a zero-length match.

Reported on #weechat by torque.

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sun 20 Jan 2013 08:56:48 AM UTCflashcodeOpen/ClosedOpen=>Closed
      SummaryInfinite loop when option weechat.look.highlight_regex = "\\b"=>Infinite loop when option weechat.look.highlight_regex = "\b"
    Fri 18 Jan 2013 08:04:23 AM UTCflashcodeStatusIn Progress=>Fixed
      SummaryInfinite loop when option weechat.look.highlight_regex = "\\b"=>Infinite loop when option weechat.look.highlight_regex = "\b"

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