On Apr 10, 2008, at 13:29 , John M. Dlugosz wrote:
I might have misremembered, but i thought labels were followed by a
colon in Perl 6.  A quick scan of the docs... "

It is illegal for a provisional subroutine call to be followed by a
colon postfix, since such a colon is allowed only on an indirect object,
or a method call in dot form.  (It is also allowed on a label when a
statement is expected.) ...

The last sentence there implies that a label can exist *without* a colon.

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] [EMAIL PROTECTED]
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