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Re: Perl 6 feature that scares me the most:

by tune (Curate)
on May 29, 2003 at 18:32 UTC ( #261634=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl 6 feature that scares me the most:

The feature that most scares me is that its not-yet-releasedness :)

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tune


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Re: Re: Perl 6 feature that scares me the most:
by staeryatz (Monk) on Jun 12, 2003 at 19:29 UTC
    I haven't been following the Perl 6 topic too closely, but I remember last year, hearing something about totally rewriting the regular expression egine. If this is true, I'm going to run away and hide under my bed until it's safe.
Re: Re: Perl 6 feature that scares me the most:
by rheum101 (Acolyte) on Jun 19, 2003 at 22:01 UTC
    I am scared that someone will write a Python parser as a perl 6 regex.
      Nah, we'll run the grammar that exists through a translator and autogenerate it. Much easier... :)

      Well, someone on the CB did suggest that someone write a pythontidy script in Perl... ;)

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        That was me. ;-D

        Makeshifts last the longest.

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