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  • Over at #perl6 we had a short discussion on =:=, ===, and ~~, mostly raised by ajs's discussion on Str items and ===. After a brief discussion we managed to formulate several questions that we feel ...
    Yuval KogmanYuval Kogman
    Jul 12, 2006 at 4:25 pm
    Aug 18, 2006 at 3:53 am
  • This quote from S04 <quote Outside of any kind of expression brackets, a final closing curly on a line (not counting whitespace or comments) always reverts to the precedence of semicolon whether or ...
    Markus LaireMarkus Laire
    Jul 20, 2006 at 3:54 pm
    Jul 30, 2006 at 8:43 am
  • S02 and S06 discuss containers quite a bit. They say things like: "The is NAME (DATA) syntax defines traits on containers and subroutines" -S06 "A variable object may itself be bound to a container ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 11, 2006 at 2:07 pm
    Jul 11, 2006 at 8:26 pm
  • I'm told that I did a terrible job of making my point in the === thread, and nothingmuch asked me on IRC to re-state my concerns. I'll do so briefly, and then give examples. Please do have a look at ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 13, 2006 at 7:45 pm
    Jul 14, 2006 at 8:17 pm
  • I've gathered my ducks in a row, used the feedback that I've gotten so far, and I think I'm ready to officially update S29. For that I need two things: 1) I'd really like Larry to glance over the ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 8, 2006 at 10:06 pm
    Jul 9, 2006 at 3:46 pm
  • This may go without saying, but ... If $a === $b means what I think it does, then I believe that a not-premature implementation optimization of === would be that it always $a := $b if it was ...
    Darren DuncanDarren Duncan
    Jul 14, 2006 at 7:31 am
    Jul 14, 2006 at 1:04 pm
  • All: I have a for-fun project that I am working on exploring various different parsers and their methods. So far I have looked at things like Parse::RecDescent, Parse::YAPP, Parse::Earley, and ...
    Joshua GatcombJoshua Gatcomb
    Jul 3, 2006 at 3:29 pm
    Jul 7, 2006 at 9:09 pm
  • Quick question, is there a syntax specified in Perl 6 for referring to namespaces from other languages? I'm reviewing the namespaces PDD and want to update this snippet: ------ IMPLEMENTATION ...
    Allison RandalAllison Randal
    Jul 6, 2006 at 7:35 am
    Jul 6, 2006 at 7:39 pm
  • Hello, It seems that sprintf is will still be around in Perl 6 [1], and that sprintf formats will be available using the .as() method. While looking at some Python docs [2] I noticed two things that ...
    Brad BowmanBrad Bowman
    Jul 4, 2006 at 7:06 am
    Jul 5, 2006 at 5:15 am
  • Author: larry Date: Mon Jul 10 13:48:24 2006 New Revision: 10077 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: Disallow postfix after listops without intervening (), .() or ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 10, 2006 at 8:48 pm
    Jul 12, 2006 at 5:54 pm
  • hi to all docathon hackers (and others too), one idea we came up with during the docathon is that perl6 needs a glossary. would the terms autobox or mixin make any sense to a newcomer who didn't know ...
    Uri GuttmanUri Guttman
    Jul 2, 2006 at 10:24 pm
    Jul 3, 2006 at 2:37 pm
  • Hello, everyone~ Here's my patch for S03. Cheers, Agent Index: D:/projects/Perl6-Syn/S03.pod =================================================================== --- D:/projects/Perl6-Syn/S03.pod ...
    Agent ZhangAgent Zhang
    Jul 23, 2006 at 11:33 am
    Jul 24, 2006 at 6:20 am
  • [Beware, here be newbie -- possible nonsense ahead.] I have a couple of questions about what S03 says about hyperoperators applying recursively to any object which matches the 'Each' role: [from S03] ...
    Christopher JerisChristopher Jeris
    Jul 17, 2006 at 10:07 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 4:17 am
  • Author: larry Date: Fri Jul 14 17:00:12 2006 New Revision: 10215 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: Differentiate === from eqv and clarify semantics. Redefine cmp and add leg operator for ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 15, 2006 at 12:00 am
    Jul 16, 2006 at 2:46 am
  • I would assume that all classes automatically define: multi submethod *infix:<as ($self: $?CLASS) { $self } so that derived classes can automatically: $obj.as<ancestor Without actually changing their ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 12, 2006 at 4:52 pm
    Jul 13, 2006 at 2:26 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Sat Jul 1 13:55:09 2006 New Revision: 9733 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod Log: Clarification of differences between quote and macro ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 1, 2006 at 8:55 pm
    Jul 3, 2006 at 3:49 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Thu Jul 27 10:44:22 2006 New Revision: 10492 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: * S04: More nits from agentzh++. (However, the period-inside-parens style, as seen in ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 27, 2006 at 5:44 pm
    Jul 27, 2006 at 6:30 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 26 23:52:24 2006 New Revision: 10487 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: * S04: Typo fixes form agentzh++, with help from cjeris++ and other kind persons on ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 27, 2006 at 6:52 am
    Jul 27, 2006 at 10:53 am
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 26 07:17:16 2006 New Revision: 10477 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S09.pod Log: * ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 26, 2006 at 2:17 pm
    Jul 26, 2006 at 4:22 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Fri Jul 21 12:52:51 2006 New Revision: 10350 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: s/loop/repeat/ for test-after loops Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 21, 2006 at 7:53 pm
    Jul 21, 2006 at 8:35 pm
  • Hi, all~ I found some nits while copying Perl 6 Synopsis 2 by hand. The patch created by my TortoiseSVN for S02 has been pasted at the end of the mail. Cheers, Agent Index: ...
    Agent ZhangAgent Zhang
    Jul 20, 2006 at 2:17 am
    Jul 20, 2006 at 3:03 am
  • Author: larry Date: Tue Jul 18 20:26:43 2006 New Revision: 10299 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: Tightening up deceptive syntaxes a bit. Modified: ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 19, 2006 at 3:26 am
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:29 am
  • After confirming between Synopsis 3 and the newest Pugs that the binding operator := works as follows ... my $x = 'foo'; my $y = 'bar'; my $z := $x; # $x and $z point to same 'foo', $y to a 'bar' $z ...
    Darren DuncanDarren Duncan
    Jul 15, 2006 at 10:13 pm
    Jul 17, 2006 at 9:37 pm
  • Folks, Please always verify test results, don't use the Parrot output of the test as the expected output. If you are implementing a new feature, write the *test first*. Thanks, leo PS from r13305: @@ ...
    Leopold ToetschLeopold Toetsch
    Jul 15, 2006 at 4:21 pm
    Jul 15, 2006 at 9:53 pm
  • S03 says: Binary === tests type and value correspondence: for two value types, tests whether they are the same value (eg. 1 === 1); for two reference types, checks whether they have the same identity ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 12, 2006 at 3:41 pm
    Jul 12, 2006 at 9:55 pm
  • There's a bit at the end of the current S29: =item A/S??: OS Interaction I've taken on a few of these, and in doing so found that I was making some assumptions. I'd like to share those and see if ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 11, 2006 at 8:47 pm
    Jul 11, 2006 at 9:02 pm
  • Is there anything that you can do with a sub (first parameter being some sort of object) that you cannot do with a method? Frex, given: multi method my_method($invocant:); would &topical_call := ...
    Jonathan LangJonathan Lang
    Jul 8, 2006 at 2:42 pm
    Jul 8, 2006 at 4:58 pm
  • Larry (bless his wire-photographing heart) took the time to re-vamp S29. Of course, this threw off all of my collating of S29, but that's fine since he's actually answered more of my questions than I ...
    Aaron ShermanAaron Sherman
    Jul 5, 2006 at 8:10 pm
    Jul 5, 2006 at 8:13 pm
  • 1

    S04

    I picked this up at the YAPC and made some markups on it. Apologies that it is not in a diff format, but that's going to come with practice. I got stuck on some of the intended behaviors and ...
    Tom AllisonTom Allison
    Jul 1, 2006 at 10:08 pm
    Jul 3, 2006 at 2:36 am
  • Author: audreyt Date: Thu Jul 27 10:38:08 2006 New Revision: 10490 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod Log: * S02, S06: gaal++ suggested s/sending a feed into/feeding ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 27, 2006 at 5:38 pm
    Jul 27, 2006 at 5:38 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 26 23:53:09 2006 New Revision: 10488 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod Log: * S02 and S06: Markus Laire noted that "piping" shouldn't ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 27, 2006 at 6:53 am
    Jul 27, 2006 at 6:53 am
  • This is a patch for S04. Special thanks go to cjeris++ and other kind persons on #perl6 for reviewing this. Cheers, Agent Index: D:/projects/Perl6-Syn/S04.pod ...
    Agent ZhangAgent Zhang
    Jul 26, 2006 at 4:53 pm
    Jul 26, 2006 at 4:53 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 26 07:21:13 2006 New Revision: 10478 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod Log: * S04, S06: "Pointy sub" and "Pointy block" was used ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 26, 2006 at 2:21 pm
    Jul 26, 2006 at 2:21 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Tue Jul 25 14:37:31 2006 New Revision: 10470 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: * S04: CATCH block - grammar and text fix, prompted by gaal++. Modified: ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 25, 2006 at 9:37 pm
    Jul 25, 2006 at 9:37 pm
  • (This paragraph may need some more treatment but I won't attempt it until I grasp the content better.) * agentzh++ noticed confusing language regarding two kinds of scope in S04. --- ...
    Gaal YahasGaal Yahas
    Jul 25, 2006 at 2:52 pm
    Jul 25, 2006 at 2:52 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Mon Jul 24 10:15:19 2006 New Revision: 10397 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: * S03: Add Agent Zhang's two deltas missed from the previous run. Modified: ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 24, 2006 at 5:15 pm
    Jul 24, 2006 at 5:15 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Sun Jul 23 10:24:56 2006 New Revision: 10381 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: * S03: Apply Agent Zhang's patch as well as some more typo fixes. Modified: ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 23, 2006 at 5:25 pm
    Jul 23, 2006 at 5:25 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Sun Jul 23 09:53:58 2006 New Revision: 10380 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: * S02: Typo fixes from Agent Zhang. Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 23, 2006 at 4:54 pm
    Jul 23, 2006 at 4:54 pm
  • Hi, all~ Another patch for S02 is given below. (And more patches for S03, S04, ... are coming soon.) Reading Synopses is fun, but finding typos is not so enjoyable. :P Cheers, Agent Index: ...
    Agent ZhangAgent Zhang
    Jul 23, 2006 at 11:02 am
    Jul 23, 2006 at 11:02 am
  • Author: audreyt Date: Fri Jul 21 11:40:37 2006 New Revision: 10348 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: * S02: rodi++ pointed out a nit: "say q<< <<woot " should print " <<woot " not "<<woot ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 21, 2006 at 6:40 pm
    Jul 21, 2006 at 6:40 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 19 20:02:34 2006 New Revision: 10314 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: * S02: Typo fixes from Agent Zhang and TimToady++. Modified: ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 20, 2006 at 3:02 am
    Jul 20, 2006 at 3:02 am
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 19 15:10:38 2006 New Revision: 10312 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: * S02 proof-editing with Uri Guttman: Batch #2. * One semantic change to address an ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 19, 2006 at 10:11 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 10:11 pm
  • Author: audreyt Date: Wed Jul 19 13:12:50 2006 New Revision: 10308 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: * S02 proof-editing with Uri Guttman: Batch #1. These edits introduce no semantic ...
    AudreytAudreyt
    Jul 19, 2006 at 8:13 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 8:13 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jul 19 12:25:16 2006 New Revision: 10307 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: typo from particle++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 19, 2006 at 7:26 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 7:26 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jul 19 12:21:59 2006 New Revision: 10306 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod Log: .as now reserved for type conversion, use .fmt to sprintf. Modified: ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 19, 2006 at 7:22 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 7:22 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jul 19 11:27:37 2006 New Revision: 10305 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: two brainos, please ignore Modified: ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:27 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:27 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jul 19 11:21:01 2006 New Revision: 10304 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod Log: Generalize long dot to "unspace" ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:21 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:21 pm
  • As sometimes Perl6 to Perl5 is explained as C++ to C: Newsgroups: rec.arts.humor Subject: The truth about 'C++' revealed Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2002 5:20 AM On the 1st of January, 1998, Bjarne ...
    Dr.RuudDr.Ruud
    Jul 19, 2006 at 4:22 pm
    Jul 19, 2006 at 4:22 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Sun Jul 16 18:58:53 2006 New Revision: 10250 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S04.pod doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod Log: Renamed .id to .valid as a pun ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 17, 2006 at 1:59 am
    Jul 17, 2006 at 1:59 am
  • Author: larry Date: Sun Jul 16 18:38:14 2006 New Revision: 10248 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: Incorrect P5 syntax spotted by scw++. Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jul 17, 2006 at 1:38 am
    Jul 17, 2006 at 1:38 am
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