It would be hard to come up with a language feature that Perl invented itself. Maybe psedo-hashes, but that's not exactly something to be proud of. Creative and academic endeavors always build on previous efforts.

"There is no shame in being self-taught, only in not trying to learn in the first place." -- Atrus, Myst: The Book of D'ni.

In reply to New Perl Features are Just Sugar From Language X by hardburn
in thread J2SE 5.0 new features are just sugar from Perl (and other similar languages). by gmpassos

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