On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 07:51:03PM -0500, John M. Dlugosz wrote:
> No, *@ is the slurpy array parameter. I was thinking of
> (*,*,$x) = @array; # skips first two elements
> to suppose that @* might mean "no name" if the syntax would not allow for
> bare @ there without an identifier.
So I think (-->@) is fine as shorthand for returning something guaranteed to
provide the Positional role. (Those underlying sigil roles have long
names to discourage their explicit use, in any case. :)