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# Line 103  Building PCRE on non-Unix systems Line 103  Building PCRE on non-Unix systems
103    
104  For a non-Unix system, please read the comments in the file NON-UNIX-USE,  For a non-Unix system, please read the comments in the file NON-UNIX-USE,
105  though if your system supports the use of "configure" and "make" you may be  though if your system supports the use of "configure" and "make" you may be
106  able to build PCRE in the same way as for Unix-like systems.  able to build PCRE in the same way as for Unix-like systems. PCRE can also be
107    configured in many platform environments using the GUI facility of CMake's
108    CMakeSetup. It creates Makefiles, solution files, etc.
109    
110  PCRE has been compiled on many different operating systems. It should be  PCRE has been compiled on many different operating systems. It should be
111  straightforward to build PCRE on any system that has a Standard C compiler and  straightforward to build PCRE on any system that has a Standard C compiler and
# Line 184  library. You can read more about them in Line 186  library. You can read more about them in
186    --enable-newline-is-any, many tests should succeed, but there may be some    --enable-newline-is-any, many tests should succeed, but there may be some
187    failures.    failures.
188    
189    . By default, the sequence \R in a pattern matches any Unicode line ending
190      sequence. This is independent of the option specifying what PCRE considers to
191      be the end of a line (see above). However, the caller of PCRE can restrict \R
192      to match only CR, LF, or CRLF. You can make this the default by adding
193      --enable-bsr-anycrlf to the "configure" command (bsr = "backslash R").
194    
195  . When called via the POSIX interface, PCRE uses malloc() to get additional  . When called via the POSIX interface, PCRE uses malloc() to get additional
196    storage for processing capturing parentheses if there are more than 10 of    storage for processing capturing parentheses if there are more than 10 of
197    them in a pattern. You can increase this threshold by setting, for example,    them in a pattern. You can increase this threshold by setting, for example,
# Line 436  Making new tarballs Line 444  Making new tarballs
444  -------------------  -------------------
445    
446  The command "make dist" creates three PCRE tarballs, in tar.gz, tar.bz2, and  The command "make dist" creates three PCRE tarballs, in tar.gz, tar.bz2, and
447  zip formats. However, if you have modified any of the man page sources in the  zip formats. The command "make distcheck" does the same, but then does a trial
448  doc directory, you should first run the PrepareRelease script. This re-creates  build of the new distribution to ensure that it works.
449  the .txt and HTML forms of the documentation from the man pages.  
450    If you have modified any of the man page sources in the doc directory, you
451    should first run the PrepareRelease script before making a distribution. This
452    script creates the .txt and HTML forms of the documentation from the man pages.
453    
454    
455  Testing PCRE  Testing PCRE
# Line 497  in the comparison output, it means that Line 508  in the comparison output, it means that
508  despite being listed by "locale". This does not mean that PCRE is broken.  despite being listed by "locale". This does not mean that PCRE is broken.
509    
510  [If you are trying to run this test on Windows, you may be able to get it to  [If you are trying to run this test on Windows, you may be able to get it to
511  work by changing "fr_FR" to "french" everywhere it occurs.]  work by changing "fr_FR" to "french" everywhere it occurs. Alternatively, use
512    RunTest.bat. The version of RunTest.bat included with PCRE 7.4 and above uses
513    Windows versions of test 2. More info on using RunTest.bat is included in the
514    document entitled NON-UNIX-USE.]
515    
516  The fourth test checks the UTF-8 support. It is not run automatically unless  The fourth test checks the UTF-8 support. It is not run automatically unless
517  PCRE is built with UTF-8 support. To do this you must set --enable-utf8 when  PCRE is built with UTF-8 support. To do this you must set --enable-utf8 when
# Line 711  The distribution should contain the foll Line 725  The distribution should contain the foll
725  Philip Hazel  Philip Hazel
726  Email local part: ph10  Email local part: ph10
727  Email domain: cam.ac.uk  Email domain: cam.ac.uk
728  Last updated: 16 April 2007  Last updated: 21 September 2007

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