In article <014601c2604d$ac168320$0300a8c0 / austin.rr.com>, Hal E. Fulton wrote:

> Boy, I love Perl code. Just look how beautiful and
> intuitive this is:
> *&(*&(*#$%*_^#$(&^%$)#&^%_^%_@^_#*$^&_(#%^@_%^+!@$^_%^_#^

It's good to see your perl improving Hal ;-) That is pretty close to a
legal line of perl, you just have your bracketing a little confused.  Is
this what you were trying to do?

#!/usr/bin/env perl

*{&{*{&{* #$%*_^#$(&^%$)#&^%_^%_@^_#*$^&_(#%^@_%^+!@$^_%^_#^
i='think'}}='bill'}}=\'great';

print "I think that Bill is $bruford\n";

sub think { 'that' };
sub bill { 'bruford' };

__END__

Hope this helps,

Mike

(sorry for the OT post :-)

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