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Re: [OT] C++ coding

Maxim_S._ShatskihMaxim_S._Shatskih Member Posts: 10,396
> You are taking a simplistic view of parsing. There are plenty of
> cases where you want to trigger on strings some of which you have seen
> earlier, or on strings longer than N characters, etc. All of these
> cases fall into the same problems as MBCS encodings.

Well, these are really hardcore cases, hardly ever needed for anybody except the regex library implementors :-)

I just caught myself that I can hardly imagine the need of counting _characters_ (not bytes) in the string except for TextOut.

Maxim S. Shatskih
Windows DDK MVP
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