On 2/8/19 1:37 PM, Kevin Pye wrote:
Unpack is very useful if you have multiple items you want to unpack, and if you're familiar with the Perl 5 unpack then there's the P5pack module (which isn't a full implementation of Perl 5's unpack, but is useful for simpler things). If you want to unpack so
I started using Perl at Perl 5. I jumped to Perl 6 as soon as I got a load of the sub routine declaration clean up. I write in Top Down and live and die with subs. Perl 5's sub declarations are a pain in the ... As far as my buf to integer problem, I will just write a sub and use shift and OR. Hmmm. Top Down again. Maybe I will make it into a module if I see myself using it in other programs. I worked a lot with AND and OR gates many years ago and it brings back memories.