Another round of TIMTOWTDI/golf :)
Printing 1..10 was simple, but counting backwards from 10 to 1 is a bit harder, because the ..
list operator can't do that. It's even harder when you can't use reverse
- No \w characters
Just kidding :)
- No numbers (no \d characters)
- No use of reverse
- No modules
- Pure Perl
As usual, extra points for the original and the golfed.
(And an extra bonus if you're able to do it without \w characters ;))
perl -le'$b=ord "\cJ"; $a++ == ord "\cJ" && die, print $b-- while 1'
perl -le'$b=ord "\cJ"; $a++ == ord "\cJ" && die, print $b-- while "foo"'
correctly pointed out that I didn't follow my own rules... Oops! :)
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