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From:
JJ Merelo
Date:
December 25, 2018 09:09
Subject:
Re: Pair colon-chains
Message ID:
CAJoLtgcCaAOJ0t7D51duSJ32dp1grufVvztZQDh-=o659jFvDw@mail.gmail.com
Probably not. Can you please raise an issue in perl6/doc? The first one
seems specially inconsistent...
We'll have to check also if it's REPL only or it extends somewhere else...

El mar., 25 dic. 2018 a las 1:23, yary (<not.com@gmail.com>) escribió:

> https://docs.perl6.org/type/Pair says "Colon pairs can be chained without
> a comma to create a List of Pairs. Depending on context you may have to be
> explicit when assigning colon lists." - and follows with examples, which
> led me to experiments, that raise more questions. I would think all 5 of
> these should say the same thing but instead give 3 different answers. Does
> the doc need an addition to describe this? Is it a problem with Rakudo Star
> 2018.10?
>
> $ perl6
>
> To exit type 'exit' or '^D'
>
> > (:a1:b2:c3)
>
> (a1 => True b2 => 1 c3 => 1)
>
> > (:a1,:b2,:c3)
>
> (a1 => True b2 => True c3 => True)
>
> > :a1,:b2,:c3
>
> (a1 => True b2 => True c3 => True)
>
> > :a1:b2:c3
>
> a1 => True
>
> > :a1 :b2 :c3
>
> a1 => True
>
>
>
> -y
>


-- 
JJ

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