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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • The Erlang language is also based around the fact that after you give a variable some value, you can't change it back. You can invoce your function again with a new calulated value for example.

    They do that because it avoids problems with side-efects and action at a distance.

    I've been learning Erlang and I must say, I like it a lot, and I hope that the concurrency model of Perl6 will borrow some stuff from them.

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    life is short