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Dave Rolsky
October 24, 2003 20:14
Re: new slurp module
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On Fri, 24 Oct 2003, Abigail wrote:

> > make some of the code generated by newer programmers cleaner (e.g.,
> > one-line calls instead of 10-line loops), and also by helping the
> > more advanced programmers use some of the more advanced techniques
> > (such as the map, above). At present, neither is easy.
> chopchop would also be very valuable in helping make some of the code
> generated by newer programmers cleaner. It won't help the more advanced
> programmers, but then, neither will File::Slurp.

Well, I think both help advanced programmers in that no matter how
advanced you are there's no need to rewrite the same 2-5 line snippets
over and over and over.  But that's not an argument for putting this in
the code, just an argument that it's useful for both noobs and l33ts ;)


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