[thelist] Re: Stripping out tags ** DRIFT **

John C Bullas jcbullas at nildram.co.uk
Tue Nov 25 13:48:49 CST 2003

At 18:30 25/11/2003, Dan Romanchik wrote
>There may be something like this already out there, but what would really be


if it works (500'd me!!)



>cool is a natural language to regex translator.  It would not, of course, be
>able to develop regexes for all situations, but it probably could do the job
>for some of the more common kinds of things one would use a regex for. For
>example, in this case the natural language would be "delete everything
>between x and y" where x and y are two strings. Other examples might be,
>"replace x with y" and "delete second occurrence of x".
>Wouldn't that be cool?

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