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ToddAndMargo via perl6-users
November 29, 2022 02:21
Re: What is this "\t"?
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On 11/28/22 17:40, ToddAndMargo wrote:
> Sigilless variable
>       Sigilless variables are actually aliases to the
>       value it is assigned to them, since they are
>       not containers. Once you assign a sigilless
>       variable (using the escape \), its value cannot
>       be changed.

Not to beat a dead horse, but when does that stop me!

"\" escape to a beginner means to escape the
following character

    > say "\$x"

    > print '\\abc\:\:' ~ "\n"

So without a proper sigil explanation for
beginners, "using the escape \" means nothing.

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