Author: particle
Date: 2009-02-05 03:42:30 +0100 (Thu, 05 Feb 2009)
New Revision: 25202

[S19] don't special-case C<-e6>, require C<-e '6;'>

Modified: docs/Perl6/Spec/S19-commandline.pod
--- docs/Perl6/Spec/S19-commandline.pod 2009-02-05 02:32:49 UTC (rev 25201)
+++ docs/Perl6/Spec/S19-commandline.pod 2009-02-05 02:42:30 UTC (rev 25202)
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@
   Maintainer: Jerry Gay <>
   Date: 12 Dec 2008
   Last Modified: 4 Feb 2009
-  Version: 19
+  Version: 20
 This is a draft document. This document describes the command line interface.
 It has changed extensively from previous versions of Perl in order to increase
@@ -433,12 +433,9 @@
 each one representing an input line with an implicit newline at the end.
 If you wish to run in lax mode, without strictures and warnings enabled,
-pass a value of '6' to the first -e on the command line, like C<-e6>.
+pass a value of '6;' to the first -e on the command line, like C<-e '6;'>.
 See L<Synopsis 11|S11-modules/"Forcing Perl 6"> for details.
-=for consideration
-[doesn't work without a semicolon! (unless we special case it) --law]
 =item --autoloop-delim, -F *expression*
 Pattern to split on (used with -a).  Substitutes an expression for the default

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