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Android: NamedPattern.compile() gets stuck in infinite loop

Description

In Android, the NamedPattern.compile() function gets caught in an infinite loop in buildStandardPattern(), trying to find named capture groups in the given pattern.

This does not occur outside of Android Java (in desktop platforms of J2SE).

Environment

Android 4.2 (SDK 17) Simulator (other Android versions likely affected)

Status

Assignee

TonyT

Reporter

TonyT

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Fix versions

Priority

Major