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Re: Re: Lottery combinations golf

by hagen (Friar)
on Oct 13, 2003 at 03:09 UTC ( #298753=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Lottery combinations golf
in thread Lottery combinations golf

I'm sorry I can't give an attribution to this - what may be just another meme - but it has a certain wicked "mathlessness" about it!

"Your best chance of winning the lotto is not to buy a ticket. The probability of your being delivered the winner's cheque due to a postal error is much higher"


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[Corion]: When you pass an arrayref, you get to treat it like a local array. But then, I'm cautious with the experimental features, because just when I thought function signatures were a set thing, there is a proposal to use sub [ $foo, $bar ] { ... } to ...
[Corion]: ... declare the parameters, instead of the more common sub ($foo, $bar) { ... }

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