matz / zetabits.com (Yukihiro Matsumoto) writes:

> |c  ... # an alternative grave accents syntax
> 
> Perl, which also have the quote x (in the form qx//), calls this
> alternative form of COMMAND, and

I don't know is this is appropriate, but in the Programming Ruby book
we called all the %... forms (%q, %Q, %r, %x and %) "general delimited
strings" -- it seemed easier to have one place where they were
explained.


Regards


Dave