Date: 2009-02-16 04:50:39 +0100 (Mon, 16 Feb 2009)
New Revision: 25348
S16: Changed my $| stupidity to select()
--- docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod 2009-02-16 03:02:46 UTC (rev 25347)
+++ docs/Perl6/Spec/S16-io.pod 2009-02-16 03:50:39 UTC (rev 25348)
@@ -30,7 +30,8 @@
The I<standard> ones are our old familiar friends (with new names). Standard
C<$*IN>, standard output is C<$*OUT>, and standard error is C<$*ERR>.
-However, the I<default> ones replace the Perl 5 $| variable with three new
+However, the I<default> ones replace the single handle set by the Perl 5
+with with three new variables.
At the start of the program, the default handles (C<$*DEFIN>, C<$*DEFOUT>, and
C<$*DEFERR>) are aliased to the standard handles, but may be temporarily or
rebound to some other file handle.