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Re^6: PERL as shibboleth and the Perl community

by merlyn (Sage)
on Nov 25, 2005 at 17:47 UTC ( #511721=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^5: PERL as shibboleth and the Perl community
in thread PERL as shibboleth and the Perl community

but having the perl manpage say this
Say what? Show me any single place (other than the FAQ) where Perl is in all caps. It's not. Who cares if it has a backronym definition? It's capitalization by example, not by rule.

Sorry, I don't see a contradiction here.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker
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