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Hyperscan Alternatives

Hyperscan is described as 'high-performance multiple regex matching library. It follows the regular expression syntax of the commonly-used libpcre library, but is a standalone library with its own C API' and is an app in the development category. There are five alternatives to Hyperscan for Linux, Windows, Mac and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Perl Compatible Regular Expressions, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Hyperscan are Oniguruma, TRE, RE2 and nregex.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • FreeBSD

Hyperscan is a high-performance multiple regex matching library. It follows the regular expression syntax of the...

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  1. Perl Compatible Regular Expressions icon

    Perl Compatible Regular Expressions

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The PCRE library is a set of functions that implement regular expression pattern matching using the same syntax and semantics as Perl 5. PCRE has its own native API as well as a set of wrapper functions that correspond to the POSIX regular expression API.

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    Oniguruma

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Oniguruma is a modern and flexible regular expressions library. It encompasses features from different regular expression implementations that traditionally exist in different languages.

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    TRE

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    TRE is a lightweight, robust, and efficient POSIX compliant regexp matching library with some exciting features such as approximate (fuzzy) matching.

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    RE2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    RE2 is a fast, safe, thread-friendly alternative to backtracking regular expression engines like those used in PCRE, Perl, and Python. It is a C++ library with wrappers for many languages including Perl, Python, Erlang and more.

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    nregex

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    A DFA based Regex engine that supports submatches. Built with Nim (programming language). Benchmarks show nregex is up to 7 times faster than Perl Compatible Regular Expressions.

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