Understanding complex RegEx

I’ve been wondering for a while if there was a good way of reverse engineering the meaning/function from a complex Regular Expression pattern such as the one used in the make_clickable function in WordPress.  This morning while debugging an issue with this function causing occasional segfaults in php I started searching around for a suitable tool and found YAPE::Regex::Explain to be the only reasonable solution.

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