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demerphq
Date:
February 15, 2021 12:16
Subject:
Re: Looking for someone to adopt adding trim() to core
Message ID:
CANgJU+Xau+zLLuVJSXVZfPWMzA+nk_7KTkGp2JDknrnJ=uTF3g@mail.gmail.com
On Mon, 15 Feb 2021 at 12:56, Christian Walde <walde.christian@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Mon, 15 Feb 2021 12:52:29 +0100, Christian Walde <walde.christian@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Also, as a small early meta reply:
> >
> > Your perspective on this matter appears to be entirely about implementation categorization and what metaphysical issues there might be with that.
> >
> > I don't see you demonstrate in any way how a problem is created for the average user of Perl, meanwhile all of your solutions create problems for the average user of perl that mean they'll rather just copypaste another trim.
> >
> > Remember: "Easy things should be easy and hard things should be possible."
> >
> >
> > Think about this in terms of user stories.
>
> Oh yeah, and keep in mind that Perl is primarily a string manipulation language.

In all my years hacking on the regex engine I never once noticed. Thanks.

cheers,
Yves


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