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Re^3: Perl 6 and Perl 5 parsing

by masak (Scribe)
on Jan 14, 2011 at 16:54 UTC ( #882363=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Perl 6 and Perl 5 parsing
in thread Perl 6 and Perl 5 parsing

Heh, I'm not arguing against the fact that grammars specify syntax. I'm saying that just because Perl 6 as a language allows for more explicit hooks into its grammar engine than Perl 5 does, it doesn't then follow that "Perl 6 syntax is more complex".


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Re^4: Perl 6 and Perl 5 parsing
by educated_foo (Vicar) on Jan 15, 2011 at 02:28 UTC
    Encouraging programmers to change the syntax in arbitrary ways MAY make the syntax more complex. I guess that's all I'm saying, heh.

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