Regex to match odd numbers

David Cantrell david at
Wed May 28 12:37:06 BST 2014

On Tue, May 27, 2014 at 04:42:40PM +0100, Alex Balhatchet wrote:

> Odd numbers end in [13579] so... m{5 [.] \d* [13579]}gmsx ... ?

Oh yeah, so embarrassingly obvious. The solution is to *remember that
version "numbers" aren't numbers, they're text*.

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