T <T@invalid.invalid> writes:
> Hi All,
> I just came across chained operators is Perl 6. Yippee !!!
> say 1 < 3 < 8;
[rw@doppelsaurus]~#perl -E 'say 1 < 3 && 3 < 8'
Programming language are a bit more flexible than mathetics in this
respect because they're not restricted to 'implicit and' in this
[rw@doppelsaurus]~#perl -E 'say 3 < 1 || 3 < 8'
Imitating limitations of mathematics is surely nice to people with a "I
was forced to learn this shit! I don't want to learn anything else ever
again!" mindset but pretty irrelevant to all others.
There's a reason why functional language by-and-large never went
anywhere and this reason is that these people are a tiny (albeit vocal)