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Re: Perl's taking over my life. . . .

by flyingmoose (Priest)
on Apr 28, 2004 at 21:55 UTC ( #348971=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl's taking over my life. . . .

my advice: please seek professional help.

Though I will admit, amongst the few Perl-capable folks I work for, usage of s/foo/bar/g in IM is pretty common shorthand. Such as when decoding manager-speak: s/fire-drill/cluster****/g or s/manage-expectations/admit-we-are-screwed/g

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Re: Re: Perl's taking over my life. . . .
by TomDLux (Vicar) on Apr 29, 2004 at 05:54 UTC

    This seems to go beyond Perl or Unix, I've seen s/typpo/correction/ on IRC, chatrooms and other places, though only done by technoids.


      Who do you think they learned it from! :)


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