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Use of correct Regular Expression Syntax - custom migration patterns
In Synergy 126.96.36.199 a new "fix" was applied to properly parse the custom migrate rules for work area synchronization (a.k.a. "My additional patterns"). Using this version of Synergy, one is told that the use of regular expression syntax is supported. We found, that we had to use an additional backslash character (i.e. a total of 2) to escape a backslash character used in path names. This is highly confusing, especially since the out-of-the box database defaults only show 1 backslash for those filter rules. In a way the rules are either differently display .. or parsed, which is confusing and not documented anywhere.
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