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pcre_version (3)

Name

pcre_version - compatible regular expressions

Synopsis

#include <pcre.h>

const char *pcre_version(void);

const char *pcre16_version(void);

const char *pcre32_version(void);

Description

PCRE_VERSION(3)            Library Functions Manual            PCRE_VERSION(3)



NAME
       PCRE - Perl-compatible regular expressions

SYNOPSIS

       #include <pcre.h>

       const char *pcre_version(void);

       const char *pcre16_version(void);

       const char *pcre32_version(void);

DESCRIPTION

       This function (even in the 16-bit and 32-bit libraries) returns a zero-
       terminated, 8-bit character string that gives the version number of the
       PCRE library and the date of its release.

       There  is  a complete description of the PCRE native API in the pcreapi
       page and a description of the POSIX API in the pcreposix page.



ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | library/pcre     |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Uncommitted      |
       +---------------+------------------+
NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source was downloaded  from   ftp://ftp.csx.cam.ac.uk/pub/software/pro-
       gramming/pcre/pcre-8.42.tar.gz

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at http://pcre.org/.



PCRE 8.30                        24 June 2012                  PCRE_VERSION(3)