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Paul Johnson
July 2, 2016 20:01
Re: Indented here docs?
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On Fri, Jul 01, 2016 at 10:38:47PM -0700, Father Chrysostomos wrote:

> We currently have a policy that new features go through an
> experimental period for a while.  I think that would have to apply to
> this feature, too.  And then you can use <<- without having to worry
> (for now) about breaking existing syntax.

I know what perlpolicy says, and I know why it says it, but what we are
saying now is that this feature would be experimental in 5.26 and 5.28,
and would then be fully available in 5.30.  That's 2019.

Surely we can do better than that for a reasonably simple, constrained
and useful feature?

Paul Johnson -

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