On 4/8/06 6:29 AM, Damian Conway wrote:
> I'm not enamoured of the .# I must confess. Nor of the #. either.
Thank goodness...I was beginning to think it was only me!
> Though, frankly, every one of the alternatives proposed so far is so ugly that
> I seriously doubt that anyone will actually want to use them
> ...when there are cleaner alternatives for aligning postfixes already
> standard in the language: [...]
> foo $obj: $arg = $get_foo( $arg );
> barb $obj: $arg = $get_barb( $arg );
> bazaar $obj: $arg = $get_bizarre( $arg );
> Maybe we're trying too hard to let people have their postfix dotted space
> (and eat it too).
I could almost swallow #[ ... ] as a multi-line comment...almost. The
others with the dot just rub me the wrong way.