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- Subject: Re: String quoting (was: Re: Alternative to ~= for inequality?)
- From: steve donovan <steve.j.donovan@...>
- Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2013 20:39:19 +0200
On Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 8:21 PM, Rena <email@example.com> wrote:
> One of the few things I liked about PHP was that single and double quotes
> had different meanings: variable interpolation would be performed only on
> double quoted strings.
Ditto for Boo, the second-greatest programming language to come from
Brazil. (Not surprisingly, MoonScript has followed that tradition of
double quotes allowing interpolation which goes all the way back to
Unix shell conventions.)
I do like the double-quote for _public_ strings idea, it's a question
of keeping consistent.