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Re^2: Replaying Santa Claus Golf Apocalypse with Pugs/Perl6

by eyepopslikeamosquito (Canon)
on Mar 12, 2005 at 07:56 UTC ( #438887=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Replaying Santa Claus Golf Apocalypse with Pugs/Perl6
in thread Replaying Santa Claus Golf Apocalypse with Pugs/Perl6

Say, are you willing to become a committer in Pugs and commit those wonderful example scripts under examples/golf/*?
Yes. I'd like to add some tests and stuff too. It's only fair to warn, however, that I don't have huge amounts of spare time and there is a steep learning curve for me, but I hope to get there eventually and contribute something useful for a change.

Personally, I find it interesting to give Perl 6 a workout in writing very concise code. That said, I trust that playing golf (or writing poetry) is not part of the Perl 6 design team's design goals. ;-)


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Re^3: Replaying Santa Claus Golf Apocalypse with Pugs/Perl6
by audreyt (Hermit) on Mar 12, 2005 at 09:45 UTC
    Invitation sent. Welcome aboard!

    I think Perl 6 design team has a fair bit of interest in golf too... Only they call it huffman encoding. Otherwise how can you explain that $h.readline can be written as =$fh now?

      Just in the name of Huffman coding: couldn't  my @rev = reverse $f.readline() be made indentical to my @rev = - $f ? That would be the penultimate step in Perl golf...:-)

      rg0now

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