malformed regular expression

Vern Paxson vern at
Thu Mar 8 09:20:55 PST 2001

> I'm getting this run-time error:
> <some time> rune-time error: attempt to match to a malformed regular
> expression.
> The problem is that I don't know where it occurs. (in which event, ...)
> Do I get this message when trying to write to a file a empty string returned
> by Bro?
> Is there a way to get more precise error message? To be able to correct my
> script.

As usual, when reporting a problem like this, please include your script(s)
so it can be reproduced.


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