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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
October 18, 2000 10:57
Subject:
Re: Transcription of Larry's talk
Message ID:
20001018125648.C11280@chaos.wustl.edu
On Wed, Oct 18, 2000 at 06:47:59PM +0100, Simon Cozens wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 18, 2000 at 10:32:32AM -0700, Larry Wall wrote:
> > Rename the local operator?  Yeah, I think we ought to do that.  It
> > confuses people when we call it local().  The problem is, of course,
> > that this is not a perfect solution--they haven't come up with the
> > right name here: savetmp, tmpsave, scratchpad, etc.
> 
> You're learning Japanese, right? It's gotta be "toriaezu".[1] :)
> 
> [1] 'For the time being', roughly speaking.

interim()?

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