Letting RegExp method return something iterable?

Axel Rauschmayer axel at rauschma.de
Thu Aug 29 00:07:03 PDT 2013

> The fact that s.match(/re/g) returns the array of all matches (with captures) sucks some of the oxygen away from any /re/g.execAll(s) proposal.
> But String.prototype.match has perlish hair (e.g., those capture groups showing up in the result array).

Really? AFAICT, only the complete matches (group 0) are returned.

Dr. Axel Rauschmayer
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