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From:
Larry Wall
Date:
October 18, 2000 11:01
Subject:
Re: Transcription of Larry's talk
Message ID:
200010181800.LAA18542@kiev.wall.org
Jarkko Hietaniemi writes:
: 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()?

I'm sorely tempted to make it:

    meanwhile our $foo = 2

:-)

Larry

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