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[svn:perl6-synopsis] r10488 - doc/trunk/design/syn

July 26, 2006 23:53
[svn:perl6-synopsis] r10488 - doc/trunk/design/syn
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Author: audreyt
Date: Wed Jul 26 23:53:09 2006
New Revision: 10488


* S02 and S06: Markus Laire noted that "piping" shouldn't
  exist anymore without "pipe operators".

Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod
--- doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod	(original)
+++ doc/trunk/design/syn/S02.pod	Wed Jul 26 23:53:09 2006
@@ -572,7 +572,7 @@
 be a multidimension form of C<*> when that makes sense.
 The C<***> variant serves as the insertion point of a list of feeds.
-That insertion point may be targeted by piping to C<*>.  See S06.
+That insertion point may be targeted by sending a feed into C<*>.  See S06.
 Other uses for C<*> will doubtless suggest themselves over time.  These
 can be given meaning via the MMD system, if not the compiler.  In general

Modified: doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod
--- doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod	(original)
+++ doc/trunk/design/syn/S06.pod	Wed Jul 26 23:53:09 2006
@@ -872,8 +872,8 @@
     foo() ==> say ***, " is what I meant";
     bar() ==> ***.baz();
-Piping to the C<*> "whatever" term is considered a feed to the lexically
-following C<***> term:
+Sending a feed into the C<*> "whatever" term is considered to extend
+the lexically following C<***> term:
     0..*       ==> *;
     'a'..*     ==> *; Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
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