Most Perl 6 will look like Perl 5

Mark Overmeer mark at
Fri Jan 25 12:07:18 GMT 2008

* Abigail (abigail at [080125 11:09]:
> Even something simple as C<< $hash {key} >> requires THREE changes, it
> will now become C<< %hash{'key'} >>. 

Actually, you have three more alternatives:  (See S02)
  %hash .<key>

You may prefer the latter, because it permits blanks.  The first
requires only two changes from the original syntax for the
average programmer (everyone except you).

       Mark Overmeer MSc                                MARKOV Solutions
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