Strike the "counter to current Rakudo behavior" bit; Rakudo is behaving as specified in this instance. I must have been hallucinating.
On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 7:33 AM, Mark J. Reed <markjr...@gmail.com> wrote: > Ok, I find that surprising (and counter to current Rakudo behavior), > but thanks for the correction, and sorry about the misinformation. > > On Wednesday, July 21, 2010, Larry Wall <la...@wall.org> wrote: >> On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 11:53:27PM -0400, Mark J. Reed wrote: >> : In particular, consider that pi ~~ 0..4 is true, >> : because pi is within the range; but pi ~~ 0...4 is false, because pi >> : is not one of the generated elements. >> >> Small point here, it's not because pi is fractional: 3 ~~ 0...4 is >> also false because 3 !eqv (0,1,2,3,4). There is no implicit any() >> on a smartmatch list pattern as there is in Perl 5. In Perl 6 the >> pattern 0..4 may only match a list with the same 5 elements in the >> same order. >> >> Larry >> > > -- > Mark J. Reed <markjr...@gmail.com> > -- Mark J. Reed <markjr...@gmail.com>