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Re: peek - use printf

by halley (Prior)
on Apr 28, 2003 at 02:58 UTC ( #253578=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to •Re: peek - output a one-line preview of stdin
in thread peek - output a one-line preview of stdin

Great tip-- I often forget to use printf, as if moving from C to Perl meant having to leave all of C's methods behind. I have never liked the %#.#s notation of printf... and now I imagine perl6's interpolated hashes may make for some righteous DWIM hacks.

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