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- Subject: Re: Component syntax
- From: Dirk Laurie <dirk.laurie@...>
- Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:25:16 +0200
2017-08-29 9:55 GMT+02:00 Eike Decker <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> I think it would work and I think it could be used to great use, but every
> time I see myself explaining how the colon syntax works I start scratching
> my head if it isn't just too complicated already...
Soni's own example, a statement 80 characters long, is actually
a powerful argument _against_ his own proposal. I stared at, trying
to see the difference, but it was as hard as those picture games in
the newspaper where the girl has one slightly smaller polka dot on
Eventually I asked Lua to compare the byte values. At position 68,
there is an underscore instead of a period, which makes it not
"quite as nice".