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Re: [PATCH 5.005_62] First round of unpack

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Gurusamy Sarathy
October 27, 1999 01:08
Re: [PATCH 5.005_62] First round of unpack
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On Wed, 27 Oct 1999 10:37:44 +0300, Jarkko Hietaniemi wrote:
>Perhaps Ilya's intending to implement Perl 6 using Perl 5's pack()? :-)

Once we've passed the impending complexity horizon, pack() will
become implementable only in pack(), perl will accumulate enough
bits to collapse onto itself, and even Chip will need forever to
escape from perl 5.  CPAN won't need version numbers after that.


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