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Re: If I was forced to program in another language, the Perl language feature I would miss most would be:

by johngg (Abbot)
on Oct 17, 2006 at 11:06 UTC ( #578733=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to If I was forced to program in another language, the Perl language feature I would miss most would be:

I would miss map and grep which are so powerful. Oh! and regular expressions if they weren't available.

Cheers,

JohnGG


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Re^2: If I was forced to program in another language, the Perl language feature I would miss most would be:
by hardburn (Abbot) on Oct 17, 2006 at 14:16 UTC

    The map and grep functions should be easy enough to implement in any reasonable language (BF is not a reasonable language) if it has anonymous subroutines.


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