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On 2010-02-25 13:51, Jim Whitehead II wrote:
Indeed, and you'd have the power to do either!

It's always a good sign when you can remove a feature *and make the language more powerful at the same time*. I like this.

With regard to _G vs _ENV: my understanding is that _G is the conventional name for the outermost environment, right? And normally _ENV == _G, except when explicitly overridden?

Is this a useful distinction to keep? After all, overriding the environment is effectively replacing the global table for a chunk of code...

┌─── ───── ─────
│ life←{ ↑1 ⍵∨.^3 4=+/,¯1 0 1∘.⊖¯1 0 1∘.⌽⊂⍵ }
│ --- Conway's Game Of Life, in one line of APL