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Todd Chester
September 14, 2018 10:59
need p5/p6 :: help
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Hi All,

I am in the process of converting a YUGE program I wrote in
Perl 5 to Perl 6.  I used "xx::yy" at lot for readability
so I could tell where something came from.

I take it "::" means something different is Perl 6 than Perl 5.

$ p6 'use lib "/home/linuxutil"; use PrintColors; PrintColors::PrintRed 

Could not find symbol '&PrintRed'
   in block <unit> at -e line 1

In p5 "PrintColors::PrintRed" means to use the routine called
"PrintRed" found in a modules called "PrintColors".

Does p6 have an equivalent?

Many thanks,

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