Re^7: Small Perl 6 discoveries IV, hash access (snippets)by LanX (Cardinal)
|on Oct 09, 2017 at 14:01 UTC||Need Help??|
> I'm still not sure what a "snippet" is,
basically the combination of an interactive code template and an abbreviation plus trigger. Sets are activated according to context. (Like Perl mode)
Here a demo for emacs
> I should invent my own unicode mapping
Most editors support the snippet model originating from TextMate, including converters.
IIRC does Perl 6 allow alternative none unicode versions of it's operators.
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Consequently "inventing" a generic and agnostic solution shouldn't be difficult, like typing <<+TAB or oo+BAR (for infinity)