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Re: Thoughts on Perl6 - Love it? Hate it?

by mojotoad (Monsignor)
on Jan 10, 2002 at 23:34 UTC ( #137826=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Thoughts on Perl6 - Love it? Hate it?

I need some help with perl6.

I'm using a module that employs the following statment:

$stuff = 3.14;

Question: Has anyone heard of the 14 method? Anyone else had any similar trouble with the 3 object?

Yuk, yuk. ;-)

Jest aside, I've always liked the -> notation merely because it *was* different and, once explained, made perfect sense to me.

Having said that, I doubt I'll be heartbroken or anything once it goes away.


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Re: Re: Thoughts on Perl6 - Love it? Hate it?
by theguvnor (Chaplain) on Jan 17, 2002 at 07:56 UTC

    Yay. I'm not the only guy that likes the arrow notation! The "dot-notation" doesn't bother me in a big way though.

    What still kind of wrankles me (for no real reason I could articulate) is the sigil issue. I liked the fact that the sigil was different based on context.


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