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  • (cross-posting to p6l) Ryan Richter wrote: Rakudo doesn't do it that way, because the 'A is B' relation in OO means "Every instance of A is also an Instance of B", which certainly isn't the case with ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Jun 26, 2008 at 2:05 pm
    Jun 29, 2008 at 1:32 pm
  • G'day p6l and p5p, I'm currently working on the 'autodie' pragma for Perl 5, which is essentially 'Fatal' but with lexical scope. It's similar to the 'fatal' pragma described in S04/Exceptions. ...
    Paul FenwickPaul Fenwick
    Jun 2, 2008 at 2:32 am
    Jun 9, 2008 at 5:18 am
  • Anyone have any idea why Google is not indexing the official Perl 6 documentation at perlcabal.org/syn? I checked the robots.txt and it looks fine: http://www.perlcabal.org/robots.txt But the search ...
    OvidOvid
    Jun 9, 2008 at 9:32 pm
    Jun 16, 2008 at 10:52 am
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jun 11 16:49:17 2008 New Revision: 14549 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: Fixes suggested by Ryan++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 11, 2008 at 11:49 pm
    Jul 11, 2008 at 7:42 am
  • Do C<grep and C<reverse act like the C<join method, in that they work for C<Any object and not just objects of type C<List ? In other words,, should C< $x.grep(...) work even if $x isn't normally a ...
    Patrick R. MichaudPatrick R. Michaud
    Jun 29, 2008 at 9:23 pm
    Jul 1, 2008 at 6:25 pm
  • In the test suite and on IRC there was quite some confusion about how list builtins are specced, and how they should behave in corner cases. One is join(): our Str multi method join ( @values: Str ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Jun 14, 2008 at 11:28 am
    Jun 16, 2008 at 6:28 pm
  • In the test suite there are some tests like this: is(1.WHAT, 'Int', '1 as a literal is an Int); This seems to imply that we guarantee the direct type of literals. But do we? Actually I see no need ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Jun 26, 2008 at 1:45 pm
    Jun 26, 2008 at 5:10 pm
  • Hi, When implementing prototype OO, the HOW for objects with different behaviours will be shared. This issue is not new, but before we thought that it would be possible to solve that by forcing ...
    Daniel RuosoDaniel Ruoso
    Jun 7, 2008 at 8:49 pm
    Jun 11, 2008 at 3:22 pm
  • Following up to a thread on p6c regarding method fallbacks and .join: * What should [1,3,5].join('-') produce? * How about ([1,3,5], 20).join('-') ? Thanks! Pm
    Patrick R. MichaudPatrick R. Michaud
    Jun 26, 2008 at 7:30 am
    Jun 26, 2008 at 7:40 am
  • Hi all, I use Perl6::Junction in Perl 5 and recently the author implemented the "values" method on junctions. I needed this because I sometimes find that I need to do something conceptually similar ...
    OvidOvid
    Jun 23, 2008 at 11:05 am
    Jun 23, 2008 at 11:15 am
  • C<before and <after being zero width assertions , I think they must always be called with a question mark. This is not the case line 394 and 1537. Perljam suggested that a zero width assertion can be ...
    CognominalCognominal
    Jun 21, 2008 at 9:00 pm
    Jun 22, 2008 at 12:43 am
  • Greetings, On behalf of the Parrot team, I'm proud to announce Parrot 0.6.3 "Beautiful Parrot." Parrot (http://parrotcode.org/) is a virtual machine aimed at running all dynamic languages. Parrot ...
    Nuno 'smash' CarvalhoNuno 'smash' Carvalho
    Jun 17, 2008 at 5:06 pm
    Jun 17, 2008 at 5:08 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jun 11 14:09:40 2008 New Revision: 14547 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: change most left-associative short-circuit ops to list-associative x and xx are now left ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 11, 2008 at 9:09 pm
    Jun 11, 2008 at 9:42 pm
  • what is the equivalent convention for yadayadayada in regex. Cuz ... is alread meaningful in regex. Should I use <... or {...} ? Should the first be predefined? I want something that is a placeholder ...
    Stéphane PayrardStéphane Payrard
    Jun 7, 2008 at 2:02 pm
    Jun 8, 2008 at 3:59 pm
  • Maybe we should just revert the pugs source to that rev. Haven't the modifications since then basically just broken the build for most people? -ryan
    Ryan RichterRyan Richter
    Jun 3, 2008 at 12:56 pm
    Jun 3, 2008 at 1:09 pm
  • Another question: Vasily Chekalkin (via RT) wrote: Do we actually want a sqrt(Complex)? Somebody who is sufficiently mathematically educated to work with complex numbers should now that sqrt() is ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Jun 26, 2008 at 10:48 am
    Jun 26, 2008 at 10:48 am
  • Author: larry Date: Sat Jun 21 18:28:14 2008 New Revision: 14556 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: clarifications requested by pmichaud++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 22, 2008 at 1:28 am
    Jun 22, 2008 at 1:28 am
  • Author: larry Date: Sat Jun 21 17:43:15 2008 New Revision: 14555 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: clarifications requested by cognominal++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 22, 2008 at 12:43 am
    Jun 22, 2008 at 12:43 am
  • I think we need a slight wording improvement in S03. Currently S03:1772 says that the C<list contextualizer is equivalent to C<@() . However, S05:2328 also says that C<@() is a shorthand for C<@($/) ...
    Patrick R. MichaudPatrick R. Michaud
    Jun 21, 2008 at 8:56 pm
    Jun 21, 2008 at 8:56 pm
  • Author: pmichaud Date: Fri Jun 20 19:57:20 2008 New Revision: 14554 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: typo fixes by diakopter++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    PmichaudPmichaud
    Jun 21, 2008 at 2:57 am
    Jun 21, 2008 at 2:57 am
  • Author: pmichaud Date: Fri Jun 20 19:56:43 2008 New Revision: 14553 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: typo fixes by diakopter++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod ...
    PmichaudPmichaud
    Jun 21, 2008 at 2:56 am
    Jun 21, 2008 at 2:56 am
  • Hello, I'm Adrian, the Summer of Code student who is working on the test suite hosted in the Pugs repo. You might have seen me on IRC as Auzon. A while back, I started a file (pugs/t/TASKS) in the ...
    Adrian KreherAdrian Kreher
    Jun 19, 2008 at 4:38 am
    Jun 19, 2008 at 4:38 am
  • HaloO, So I´ll try to come up with some creative thoughts =8() I hope the asymmetry in standard Perl 6 ´$x = $y´ is obvious. By contrast in constraint programming (CP) ala Oz translated to Perl 6 we ...
    TSa (Thomas Sandlaß)TSa (Thomas Sandlaß)
    Jun 16, 2008 at 3:38 pm
    Jun 16, 2008 at 3:38 pm
  • Author: larry Date: Sat Jun 14 17:06:09 2008 New Revision: 14552 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: this sentence no verb, diakopter++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 15, 2008 at 12:06 am
    Jun 15, 2008 at 12:06 am
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jun 11 17:53:27 2008 New Revision: 14551 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: added <... et al. as suggested by ruoso++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 12, 2008 at 12:53 am
    Jun 12, 2008 at 12:53 am
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jun 11 17:34:50 2008 New Revision: 14550 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod Log: fixed "samebase" illogic pointed out by moritz++ Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S05.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 12, 2008 at 12:34 am
    Jun 12, 2008 at 12:34 am
  • Author: larry Date: Wed Jun 11 16:26:27 2008 New Revision: 14548 Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod Log: clarification of reduced short-circuit ops Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S03.pod ...
    LarryLarry
    Jun 11, 2008 at 11:26 pm
    Jun 11, 2008 at 11:26 pm
  • Hi all, Auzon has written a few tests for the samecase() and samebase() (S29), which raised a question: For both the :samecase and there :samebase regex modifier (S05) there is a "dumb" and a "smart" ...
    Moritz LenzMoritz Lenz
    Jun 8, 2008 at 7:59 pm
    Jun 8, 2008 at 7:59 pm
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