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by tedv (Pilgrim)
on Dec 14, 2000 at 01:42 UTC ( #46479=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Detect common lines between two files, one liner from shell
in thread Detect common lines between two files, one liner from shell

Humans have a wonderful love for "Do What I mean, Not What I say". This applies both to programming languages (Perl) and general conversations. I'm pretty sure he didn't want a role call of who knew the answer to the question, even though that's how it's phrased. Since we rely on a programming language that goes out of its way to be nice to us, perhaps we should go out of our way to be nice to other people. :)


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