[sf-perl] perl on a mac ...
doom at kzsu.stanford.edu
Thu Nov 20 11:31:55 PST 2008
Paul Makepeace <Paul.Makepeace at realprogrammers.com> wrote:
> Joe Brenner <doom at kzsu.stanford.edu> wrote:
> > Rich Morin <rdm at cfcl.com> wrote:
> > > <snark>
> > > Isn't it about time somebody created something like irb (the
> > > interactive ruby interpreter) for Perl? Sorry, I forgot; the
> > > developers are all busy (re-)designing Perl 6...
> > > </snark>
> > What would an irb get you that the perldb doesn't?
> A less unpleasant interface,
I see, I would say the main advantage from my point of view is that irb
let's you do multi-line expressions... do you do that a lot? I can't
say I see what it's for exactly.
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