Has Apocalypse 5 left you with
futureshock? Did Synopsis 5 leave you with the feeling that you are now just as
confused as before, only more intensely so?
Then it's time to have a break and let your brain
cool for a few minutes. Let's turn to a less ambitious
Perl's so called "regular expressions" have long
since left the
meaning of that term behind. It's really ridicilous
that one of the most powerfull aspects of perl
should be named after the most restricted, simple grammars
you can imagine. It's high time we give
this thing a new name. I propose keeping the short form
"regexp" and just giving that a new interpretation.
rather elegant grammatical expressions
really elaborate grammatical expressions
ridiculously eclectic grammatical expressions
ideas, comments, .... ?
p.s. be the first to ++ this article and make me a friar!
Brigitte 'I never met a chocolate I didnt like' Jellinek