in reply to Re: ACA JAPHin thread ACA JAPH
Wonderful. Is there a "routine golf shortenings" node?
<shameless plug>There's a number of tips and techniques listed in Perl Golf 101 as well as in the comments to that node.</shameless plug>
s**lil*; $*=join'',sort split q**; s;.*;grr; &&s+(.(.)).+$2$1+; $; =
qq-$_-;s,.*,ahc,;$,.=chop for split q,,,reverse;print for($,,$;,$*,$/)
Wow, that's a nice node that I wasn't previously aware of. The basic shortenings I made were:
Electric eels were invented at the same time as electricity
Before electricity was invented, electric eels had to stun with gas
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