Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Don't ask to ask, just ask

Re: TMTOWTDI Puzzle: Generating a range of numbers

by petral (Curate)
on Dec 24, 2001 at 21:43 UTC ( #134176=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to TMTOWTDI Puzzle: Generating a range of numbers

Here's some typographical nonsense (from a long week-end):
s|^$|$^|s; s|.|.|g; s|\./\|\.$|"/".y/././.$"|e while/\./; s|/||; s|.$|$/|; print
And only one word before the final print (which can be changed to split to comply literally with "generate a list".

update: OK, here's one with no words that only works with 5.6.1 or later. (and now I really have to quit.)
s|^$|$^.|s; s|.|.|g; s|.|$`=~y/.//.$"|ge; s|..||; s|.$|$/|; print
update too Well, one more, now I really will quit:
s|^$|$^|s; s|.|"$\"$`"=~y/M_A-T_H OUT//.$"|ge; s|.$|$/|s; print


Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://134176]
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others contemplating the Monastery: (5)
As of 2017-07-24 04:12 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    I came, I saw, I ...

    Results (348 votes). Check out past polls.