help with a regex please

Michele Venturi dardo82 at
Sun Jun 19 21:10:47 UTC 2022

As usual you are asking how to implement your wrong
answer to the right question; ask and you shall receive,
but not what you want, what you need. Also give more
context, context is for kings, live long and prosper... 🧑‍💻

On Sun, Jun 19, 2022, 22:34 Ken Cunningham <ken.cunningham.webuse at>

> to fix the universal build of some ports, eg jemalloc, I would like to
> strip out the host bits from these text strings, eg convert this:
> echo "--prefix=/opt/local --with-jemalloc-prefix=
> --host=aarch64-apple-darwin21.5.0 host_alias=aarch64-apple-darwin21.5.0
> CC=/usr/bin/clang”
> to this:
> echo "--prefix=/opt/local --with-jemalloc-prefix= CC=/usr/bin/clang”
> however, my regex-fu is not strong.
> Anyone know the secret reinplace regex that might do that?
> thx
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