introspection (and Perl 6) paddy at
Wed Jan 23 17:40:53 GMT 2008

On Wed, Jan 23, 2008 at 11:19:59AM -0600, Jonathan Rockway wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-01-23 at 16:49 +0000, David Cantrell wrote:
> > I consider smashing punctuation characters together instead of
> > saying "HOW" to be obfuscatory.
> One other thing I noticed; in my head when I type foo($bar) or $bar->foo
> (and so on), I don't think of any word for () or ->.  If I had to type
> foo.of($bar) or $bar.call_method('foo') there would be voicing involved
> every time.  I don't know if this is good or bad, but I think I prefer
> using "->" to mean "call method" instead of using the words "call
> method".  "->" just means something to me... I think I like that.
> Anyone have any thoughts on this?

yes, it is interesting.

does nobody speak perl ?


> Regards,
> Jonathan Rockway

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