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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I don't hate:

    my $foo = warn(sum(length($obj->attrs];
  • Shouldn’t be hard to script a reasonably malleable editor to trigger “look for unclosed opening parens within the statement and add the right number of closing ones” whenever you type a paren and semicolon. (Or some other shortcut of your choosing; I like Ctrl-Space and Alt-Space as choices for context-sensitively binding “do some magic here” macros.)

    A language-level feature would be nice too, but it would require lots of special little syntax rules for how many parens t