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Re^6: I want you to convince me to learn Perl
in thread I want you to convince me to learn Perl
Wasting time inventing a name for something I use once, ensuring the name is unique within its namespace, moving the three lines somewhere far away from the place they are used and risking someone calls them differently than originally intended, just because the author of the language could not think of a nice enough syntax? No thanks!
Enoch was right!
Enjoy the last years of Rome.