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Re: Don't go all PerlMonks on me

by syphilis (Chancellor)
on Apr 09, 2007 at 07:49 UTC ( #608936=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Don't go all PerlMonks on me

Given that, in replacing her code with your code, you did precisely what any well-informed monk would do, I would say that you did go all perlmonks on her ... but she didn't realise it ... in fact, it even impressed her !!

(I think she was probably just asking you to not be critical and judgemental.)

Cheers,
Rob

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[1nickt]: kgb not quite as simple as ... and ...; are interchangeable. There are edge cases, shown in perlsyn.
[1nickt]: Hm well actually I guess it's not the trailing semi-colon that's at issue there, it's disambiguation between the ellipsis and the binary flip-flop
[1nickt]: Although the example given does not produce an error as stated, on my perl.
[1nickt]: perl -wE 'say for map { ... } 1..3;' # "Unimplemented at -e line 1" ... <c>perlsyn says that should throw a syntax error...

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