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### Re^2: Code Golf: Four is magic

by duelafn (Vicar)
 on Jul 16, 2010 at 00:17 UTC ( #849886=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Code Golf: Four is magic
in thread Code Golf: Four is magic

So, um, what's @u still doing in there? :)

Update: Removing @u, using do{} instead of a sub, and applying the "say" cheat gives 261 260 (until/m/) strokes

```    #123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 12345
+6789 123456789 123456789 123456789_123456789 123456789 123456789 1234
+56789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789_123
+456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789 123456789
for f in 0 4 12 99; do
perl -E'\$_=pop;say\$z=do{@p=(Thir,Four,Fif,Six,Seven,Eigh,Nine);@n=("",
+One,Two,Three,Four,Five,@p[3..6],Ten,Eleven,Twelve,map(\$_.teen,@p),ma
+p\$_.ty,Twen,@p);\$n[22]=~s/u//;\$n[8].=t;\$_?\$_<20?\$n[\$_]:\$n[\$_/10+18].\$
+n[\$_%10]:Zero}," is ",\$_=\$_-4?length\$z:magic,"."until/m/' \$f ; \
echo; done

Good Day,
Dean

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Re^3: Code Golf: Four is magic
by thundergnat (Deacon) on Jul 16, 2010 at 00:32 UTC

Ummm........ Wasting about 30 strokes? Apparently I have very selective blindness...

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