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Re: Smart Match is not recursive in 5.10

by polettix (Vicar)
on Dec 22, 2007 at 12:33 UTC ( [id://658645]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Smart Match is not recursive in 5.10

While I don't know why (efficiency, I presume, or simplicity, or simply nobody tought about it, or whatever), I was thinking that recursively applying the smart match on each individual element would allow smart-matching over a "complicated" data structure, like a matrix. Something like:
42 ~~ [ [ 0 .. 9 ], [ 20 .. 29 ], [ 40 .. 49 ], ]
I'm still wondering if this could be named a feature or a bug, anyway :D

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