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[perl #128241] Deprecate (or change) /$empty_string/

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Father Chrysostomos via RT
Date:
July 11, 2016 15:26
Subject:
[perl #128241] Deprecate (or change) /$empty_string/
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rt-4.0.18-6106-1468250811-1408.128241-15-0@perl.org
On Mon Jul 11 07:39:18 2016, demerphq wrote:
> On 11 Jul 2016 10:13, "Dave Mitchell" <davem@iabyn.com> wrote:
> > 1) leave literal // with its 'last regex' behaviour for now
> 
> I would like to deprecate it in m// but keep it in s/// where it at least
> has some utility.

I would prefer to keep it in both, since it makes it simpler to explain.

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Father Chrysostomos


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