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From: Larry Wall <la...@wall.org>
> On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 02:24:54PM +0100, TSa wrote:
> > My idea is to let a pair numify to whatever the value numifies to.
> > Same thing with stringification. In general I think that a pair should
> > hide its key as far as possible if used as non-pair.
> This makes sense to me, but I'd like to see any use cases to the
> contrary, if anyone can think of one.

The only use case I can think of is sorting a list of pairs;
 should it default to sort by key or value?

Mark Biggar

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