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JavaScript (Rhino) and RegEx

I'm trying to understand why I am able to construct javascript with regular expressions that debug just fine in development environments outside of OO, but once placed as a scriptlet produce different results. I have read there are bugs in the regex implementation within Rhino so I was wondering if perhaps my Studio is not using an up to date version?

 

Improve Rhino’s RegExp using Java’s java.util.regex

Mozilla Rhino doesn’t use the facilities of java.util.regex to implement regular expression support in JavaScript but provides own regular expression implementation. Sadly this implementation is both buggy (see bug 369860) and slow.

 

http://mguillem.wordpress.com/2007/08/02/improve-rhino%E2%80%99s-regexp-using-java%E2%80%99s-javautilregex/

 

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Re: JavaScript (Rhino) and RegEx

HI,

 

I would recommend you open a support case to pursue this further. 

 

Regards

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