On Fri, Apr 22, 2005 at 09:32:55AM -0700, Larry Wall wrote: Thank you for your detailled answer. I still don't get what you mean by " pattern matching arguments". Do you mean smart pattern matching on composite values?
> > A lot of features are making it into Perl 6 that have historically been > associated with "functional" programming. Off the top of my head: > ... >  pattern matching arguments -- cognominal stef