On Mon, Jul 09, 2007 at 07:04:27PM +0100, Gregory Stark wrote:
> "Tom Lane" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > Now, because we surround the pattern with ^...$ anyway, I can't offhand
> > see a use-case for putting $ with its regexp meaning into the pattern.
> It's possible to still usefully use $ in the regexp, but it's existence at the
> end means there should always be a way to write the regexp without needing
> another one inside.

Unless you're doing muti-line regex, what's the point of a $ anywhere
but the end of the expression? Am I missing something? Likewise with ^.

I'm inclined to escape $ as Tom suggested.
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