--- "Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> > On a side note, I'd like to make a request of the Perl 6 community
> > with regard to coding style: could we please have adverbal names
> that
> > are, well, adverbs?  "is :strict Dog" brings to my mind the English
> -ly suffixes everywhere conflicts with Huffman coding, which per  
> @Larry is a primary design concern.  Consider the leading colon to be
> the Perl6 equivalent.

This may be the case, but it would be nice to limit the ambiguity.  If
we're going to be stealing a number of linguistic ideas (with the side
effect of transforming our entire language from a pidgin to a creole),
then we might as well consider that a couple of extra letters to
introduce clarity may not be all that bad.


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