Subject: Re: Need help with Allegro match-regexp
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 2000/08/10
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Charlie Benton <>
| Let's say I want to extract the first group from the regular expression
| "author: \\(\\w+\\);".  Documentation told me that if I set the :return
| argument to :string then match-regexp would return a list where the
| first group would be the 3rd member.

  Could you quote that documentation, please?

  And didn't you just post this question a few days ago?

  If this is not what you expected, please alter your expectations.