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Re^5: What technical benfits perl offers over python + few more questions.

by ikegami (Patriarch)
on Nov 15, 2021 at 16:03 UTC ( #11138838=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: What technical benfits perl offers over python + few more questions.
in thread What technical benfits perl offers over python + few more questions.

C can't do closures. It can't even do nested functions. But even if it could do nested functions, it still couldn't do closures because function pointer are just addresses. There's no way to attach data to them.

See here for a more detailed explanation of the above.

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