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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • The french writer Jacques Drillon has written a 500 page Traité de la ponctuation française [amazon.fr] , which is both informative (historically and gramatically) and exhilarating.
  • .. here in Denmark. The national language board has, about 3 years ago, come up with yasocr (yet another set of comma rules), after the approx 10 year old attempt to get writers to change from the old german inspired stiff grammatic comma to a sligthly more relaxed anglo-inspired comma failed miserably. Nos they advocate the grammatic comma in a simplyfied form (C).

    This has brought about a furious spate of flamewar, so furoius that even p5p in older days was a mild and kind place ;-)

    I find the fuss amusin