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Shlomi Fish
Date:
June 28, 2015 11:38
Subject:
Re: scalar sort $scalar
Message ID:
20150628143824.062c3094@telaviv1.shlomifish.org
Hi all,

On Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:20:08 +0100
John Imrie <j.imrie1@virginmedia.com> wrote:

> On 28/06/2015 10:25, Zefram wrote:
> > H.Merijn Brand wrote:
> >> On Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:56:21 +0100, Zefram <zefram@fysh.org> wrote:
> >>> YAGNI.
> >> Oh, but I did,
> > You ain't gonna need it often enough to justify building it into
> > the language.  Particularly when it involves an application-specific
> > choice about whether to split on codepoints, graphemes, or whatever.
> > Much better to write it out with an explicit split.
> >
> > -zefram
> +1
> 

+1 from me as well. I think it would be bloat that will be both confusing and
rarely used (and like someone said , not necessarily do the right thing).

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish

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