tim_one at email
Jul 12, 1999, 5:56 PM
Full_Name: Tim Peters
re should gripe about repeated group names (PR#14)
Submission from: 1cust154.tnt3.bos1.da.uu.net (188.8.131.52)
>>> p = re.compile("(?P<a> a1) (?P<a> b2)")
re can't do anything sensible with a repeated group name, so it should complain
about it instead of silently redefining it. Has come up a few times on c.l.py.