September 09, 2004
Twisted Info Design

periodic table of perl operators

This periodic table of Perl operators is insane [via Tao of Mac].

periodic table of perl operators, inset

And also lovely.

Posted by jjwiseman at September 09, 2004 11:16 AM

Sadly, that's only for the semi-mythical Perl 6. A table for Perl 5 would be damned useful though...

Posted by: Dominic Mitchell on September 9, 2004 01:21 PM

Just remember now, LISP is the difficult language, while anyone can easily pick up Perl and be an expert .

Posted by: PatrickG on September 10, 2004 06:35 AM

These look like counters from one of those Avalon Hill board wargames.

Hmm, cook up counters for another language X, design some rules, and we can settle X-vs-Perl language wars on a hex game board.

ObLisp: Surely Lisp is the best language to apply genetic and simulation algorithms to test the playability of sets of rules...

Screw the hex game board. Play in the computer.

Posted by: Ng Pheng Siong on September 10, 2004 09:25 AM

Good lord, perl is descending even further into heiroglyphics. It's like looking at some twisted ascii rendition of an APL character set or something!

Posted by: David Mercer on September 10, 2004 05:58 PM
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