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Re: A possible solution for s?pintf

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Rod Adams
March 12, 2005 16:28
Re: A possible solution for s?pintf
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Larry Wall wrote:

>I don't see that this buys us anything over just shortening "sprintf"
>to something shorter, like:
>    print as '%03d %15s', $foo, $bar;
>And your argument list falls out naturally from making "as" a listop.
>Plus it naturally lets you say other "as-ly" things:
>    print as MyBigInt, $foo, $bar;
ooh. Nice. I like that.

-- Rod Adams

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