Re: Should Cgrep and Creverse work in CAny ?

2008-07-01 Thread TSa
HaloO, Larry Wall wrote: On Mon, Jun 30, 2008 at 07:25:11AM -0500, Patrick R. Michaud wrote: : I'm suspecting that the answer is yes, they are universal, : but wanted to confirm it. Confirmed. (Though note that Str.reverse probably overrides Any.reverse, unless we give string reversal a

Re: Should Cgrep and Creverse work in CAny ?

2008-07-01 Thread Patrick R. Michaud
On Tue, Jul 01, 2008 at 05:36:26PM +0200, TSa wrote: This would save lots of overloads in Any in favor of a handful of standard coercions. These need proper anchorage in the dispatch system, of course. That to me means we need some definition of conversion quality and conversion distance. So