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November 12, 2021 13:49
Re: Eliminating old package'separator Was: PSC #041 — 2021-10-07
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I just wanted to say that  this will break a lot of code by Father
Chrysotomos. He was the main proponent of keeping it.

This is not an argument  to keep it, just putting this on the record.

Can we get rid of the empty match as well please?


On Fri, 12 Nov 2021 at 14:06, Neil Bowers <> wrote:

> Hi Nicholas,
> We’d like to progress with the dropping of ' as a package separator.
> One option was just to drop it in string interpolation, but that would
> replace one quirk with another. So we’d like to pursue the idea of removing
> it entirely.
> Given your previous work on this idea in Oslo, we’d like to encourage you
> to submit an RFC for this. Are you up for that?
> Cheers,
> Neil

perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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