Darren Duncan wrote:
At 8:32 PM -0400 7/8/06, Joe Gottman wrote:
I have one minor comment about join. You should specify its behavior
it is passed an empty list. Does it return undef or the empty string?
I think it makes the most sense for it to return an empty string,
which is a reasonable degenerate case of a string-join. -- Darren Duncan
join returns a string, and requires a list. undef would indicate an
exceptional condition (for example the list contained an object which
could not be stringified), so I don't see why a valid (but empty) list
would cause an undef to be returned. The later point about C<[~]()> is
also quite helpful. I've made a note in my copy of S29, which will be
committed to the pugs repo as soon as I have commit rights.