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Re^19: Ovid's take on the renaming of "Perl6" (updated)

by Jenda (Abbot)
on Sep 09, 2019 at 21:08 UTC ( #11105911=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^18: Ovid's take on the renaming of "Perl6" (updated)
in thread Ovid's take on the renaming of "Perl6"

If you add too much sugar, you end up with diabetes.

The resulting syntax would be too confusing. "Is that thing a block or a hash?"

I was reacting to your "better code blocks" and your mention of Ruby. Ruby doesn't have better code blocks. It has a highly confusing, hard to extend, misdesigned, misbehaving nonsense.

1984 was supposed to be a warning,
not a manual!

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