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From:
Glenn Golden
Date:
December 25, 2017 19:03
Subject:
Re: Revisiting smart match
Message ID:
20171225185406.GV22157@huh.zplane.com
Leon Timmermans <fawaka@gmail.com> [Sun, 24 Dec 2017 19:01:34 +0100]: 
>
> Note in particular the lack of anyone saying they would want to use
> this thing. We're dealing with a stillborn baby here; no one wants
> this smartmatch.
>

David Golden <xdg@xdg.me> [2017-12-25 10:52:44 -0500]:
>
> My 2 cents:
> 
> 0.01: I really don't like the proposed keywords and think the bikeshed
> needs more paint.
> 
> 0.02: I don't object to removing a feature marked experimental after 5
> years, even if it breaks stuff.
> 

+0.01 from the Moron Gallery. 

An ideal smartmatch for us (moronmatch?) would DWMM, not DWp5pdevelopersM.
Simple rules, transparent keywords, usable without reference to perlcheat.1
(at least in many common cases).

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