in reply to Re: How's your Perl?
in thread How's your Perl?

I couldn't get :foo while1" to work on my PC (Windows, perl 5.8.0).

I could get to work by rewriting it as "1while foo" or "1until!foo".

My own try involved a for loop--no dice. The best I could do was "for(;;foo){};" which is slightly too long.