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Re^9: Why should any one use/learn Perl 6?

by liz (Monsignor)
on Jun 12, 2018 at 14:05 UTC ( #1216469=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^8: Why should any one use/learn Perl 6?
in thread Why should any one use/learn Perl 6?

Thank you for trying!

FWIW, there's nothing special about Perl 6 source code: when you run a script, it's basically


or if you're more procedurally inclined

EVAL slurp ""

So the source code is handled exactly the same as any other source of text: assumed to be encoded in UTF-8 (by default) and thus normalized using synthetic graphemes if necessary. Also note that CRLF is such a synthetic grapheme

say "\r\n".chars; # 1

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