Yukihiro Matsumoto <matz / ruby-lang.org> writes:

> Hi,
>
> In message "Re: different order of parameters..."
>     on Wed, 3 Aug 2005 21:58:17 +0900, david / vallner.net writes:
>
> |Will the core API tend towards using keyword arguments, or rather providing
> |alternatives using them to methods with positional arguments?
>
> It would, but it takes years for libraries to adopt keyword arguments.
>
> 							matz.

Just imagine:

  mystring.gsub(/bar/, with: "foo").tr "abc", to: "xyz"

  [1, 2, 3].inject 0, into: { |a,e| a + e }

(Actually, the comma is disturbing. :-) And no, I don't want to tweak
Ruby into the next Self.)

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