The regexqq package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

A quasiquoter for Text.Regex.PCRE regexes. This makes use of a new GHC extension known as QuasiQuotes. QuasiQuotes do not appear in ghc until 6.9, BUT there is a patch for ghc-6.8.3 which adds quasiquote functionality. A pathed version of ghc-6.8.3 is located at An example of the use of regexqq is located at

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Versions 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6
Dependencies base, bytestring, pcre-light, template-haskell (>=2.2) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Matt Morrow
Author Matt Morrow
Maintainer Matt Morrow <>
Stability unstable
Category Text
Uploaded Wed Jun 25 06:24:00 UTC 2008 by MattMorrow
Distributions NixOS:0.6
Downloads 1116 total (17 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs uploaded by user
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Readme for regexqq

Readme for regexqq-0.2

regexqq - Matt Morrow, 2008.

The current (as of 080623) location of the
current template-haskell docs are temporarily
(until they're located in the standard place)
available at:

An example:

ghci> :m + Text.Regex.PCRE.QQ
ghci> [$rx|([aeiou]).*(er|ing|tion)([\.,!\?]*)$|] "helloing.!?!?!"
Just ["elloing.!?!?!","e","ing",".!?!?!"]