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From: Matt Diephouse
May 15, 2005 09:22
Message ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
Larry Wall <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 01:44:44PM +0200, Juerd wrote:
> : A few days ago, when typing ./pugs,... You can guess the rest :)
> : I suggest
> : ./method
> : to mean $?SELF.method, and
> : ../method
> : to mean $?SELF.SUPER::method, or however that's normally written.
> That's almost terminally cute, but I like it. Unless someone can
> think of a major objection (such as that it makes it too easy to use
> SUPER semantics rather than NEXT semantics), let's go with it.
Does this mean private methods will be called like this?
FWIW, I like the original spec best. I'm not sure that the problems
with it aren't being exaggerated. But I've not written much Perl 6 yet