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Re: Mutable vs immutable strings

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John Porter
July 10, 2002 14:14
Re: Mutable vs immutable strings
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Dan Sugalski wrote:
> John Porter wrote:
> > but what about non-PMC variables?
> Generally speaking, there aren't any. Everything else (in this case 
> the buffer/string things) is for internal use only. Languages aren't 
> supposed to expose strings directly.

Languages are only supposed to expose PMCs?
Not ints, nums, strs?
Why have them if Perl can't see them?

John Douglas Porter

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