Java regex vs. Unicode TR#18 vs. ICU

Steven R. Loomis steven.loomis at
Wed Mar 6 20:44:14 UTC 2013

  Someone on the ICU team recently compared the use of "\w" between ICU, 
Java, and Unicode TR#18
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The results are in the following ICU bug 

A question for core-libs-dev is, does Java plan to change the semantics 
of \w to match TR#18's list?


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