For the most part, I think this is probably simply a result of language evolution - I'm sure that even once Perl 6 is released, we'll still be finding syntactical anomalies that could better be rewritten and indeed most likely will be.
in reply to Re: Re: Re: Re: Two-arg open() considered dangerous
in thread Two-arg open() considered dangerous
Don't get me wrong, this statement isn't meant to dissuade your argument, but rather support it - I see great value in your comments and its such comments that are required to drive changes. However, as with all aspects of Perl, its "perfection in progress" ;-)
perl -e 'email@example.com&&&split/[@.]/&&s&.com.&_&&&print'