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Chris Dolan
April 10, 2003 11:01
Re: Fun with Perl, for a change
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On Thursday, April 10, 2003, at 12:56  PM, Simon Cozens wrote:

> Peter Haworth:
>> On Thu, 10 Apr 2003 17:41:37 +0100, Simon Cozens wrote:
>>> You're very warm. Overloading is *seriously* involved, and yes, I'm
>>> overloading concatenation.
>> And constants, presumably?
> Yep. So far we have overloading constants, and overloaded objects 
> which are
> also tied. Once someone works out how the "methods" work, I'll post 
> the code.

Wait, wait, don't post yet!  I'm working on it.  I have most of a done that overloads "." to do the methods, by treating them as 
bareword strings.  I've just got one bug I can't figure out.

Well, I guess you *could* post and I just shouldn't look...  If you do, 
please put "[spoiler]" in the subject so I know not to read.


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