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Uri Guttman
February 24, 2005 22:26
Re: scoping functions as list operators?
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>>>>> "PRM" == Patrick R Michaud <> writes:

  PRM> On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 12:54:20AM -0500, Uri Guttman wrote:
  >> >>>>> "RA" == Rod Adams <> writes:
  RA> Uri Guttman wrote:
  >> >> that fixes Stéphane's problem with my yall proposal. and yall solves the
  >> >> unary my problem. :)
  >> >> 
  RA> Stop misusing "y'all" before this Texan has to hurt you.
  RA> And y'all wonder why we hate you damn yankees. Can't even speak
  RA> properly up there.
  RA> :-)
  >> be glad your (losing) battle with damian was on email. between his VERY
  >> southern accent and yours ... :) 

  PRM> Indeed, Damian might just say that the answer to this problem is
  PRM> to *again* use junctions, and eliminate the 'm' in C<my>, leaving:

  PRM>    y all($x, $y, $z) = 1..3;

  PRM> Sorry, couldn't help myself.  :-) :-) :-)


but the () snuck back in and one of the goals is to remove
them. actually i like the () to mark a list context.

so would it be:

	y all $x, $y, $z <== 1..3;

and all() doesn't have ordering since it is set-like (hi rod! :), so how
do 1..3 get assigned?


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