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Eugene van der Pijll
August 7, 2002 22:11
Re: And the winner is...Juho Snellman
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En op 08 augustus 2002 sprak Ton Hospel:
> And so another perl golf tournament ends.
> Juho snellman won ahead of Eugene van der Pijll with a very minimal
> distance.

Congratulations, Juho! If I had known this, I would have get up half an
hour earlier...

> While missing a win on the postorder hole, his new discovery
> of using the empty regex (goodbye, we'll miss you in perl 6 golf) to defeat 
> the normal regex variable scoping rules in a for (and that ?? does not
> do it's "only once" job for the empty regex either).

Unfortunately, his solution doesn't seem to work here.

    $ cat 
    #!perl -l
    $ perl 15
    $ perl --version

    This is perl, v5.6.1 built for alpha-dec_osf

Can someone explain, please?


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