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On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 5:59 PM, Alex Queiroz <> wrote:
On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 10:49 PM, joao lobato <> wrote:
> Even if non-portuguese speakers don't recognize it a word, the fact
> that it has vowels should be a hint no? I mean, you wouldn't think
> that SQL is anything but an acronym, but Java, Perl, Python... is it
> common to capitalize those?

PERL is an acronym.

Yes, indeed it is.

While we're being pedantic for fun I'd also like to point out that Lua has no regexes, it's Pattern Matching.