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Re^4: conditional self-execution

by apotheon (Deacon)
on Jan 28, 2008 at 03:41 UTC ( #664620=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: conditional self-execution
in thread conditional self-execution

An entire category of entities just for three pseudo-constants, for hysterical purposes thanks to C legacy. Yeah. I think that qualifies as a wart on the language.

. . . but I still do love my Perl so. Thanks again.

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- apotheon
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Re^5: conditional self-execution
by blazar (Canon) on Jan 29, 2008 at 09:59 UTC

    I personally believe you may be glad to know -just for the record- that in full respect to the principle of least surprise, in Perl 6 "this kinda things" will actually be made regular variables of an appropriate namespace, with an appropriate sigil, and an appropriate twigil.

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