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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • by jplindstrom (594) on 2004.09.09 16:51 (#34207) Journal
    If not for the kleptomaniac nature of the Perl language we wouldn't have all those nifty features to play with. Including regular expressions.

    And the world rightfully became impressed with the Perl regexp engine. Good for them.

    Why shouldn't we steal back recursive regexps from Ruby? (modulo implementation difficulties)