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Re^2: Mystery! Logical explanation or just Satan's work?
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FWIW, perlpacktut sections
How to Eat an Egg on a Net,
and String Lengths, Counting Repetitions, address this scenario
Well kinda. But notes like this just confuse things. It seems to suggest the opposite of reality.
Note that this is one of the rare cases where you cannot use the same template for pack and unpack because pack can't determine a repeat count for a () -group.
The start of some sanity?
shiny regexes and rules offered by Perl 6
other CPAN module
by looking at it on my monitor
I print it and I read it in spare time
first I convert it into $FORMAT, then I parse it
I hire someone to do it
using my custom module
I write a brand new language to do the task
on the server where I play as human, XML is forbidden
what is XML?
I speak XML natively
I write a new grammar for Perl 6
some other way
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