Perl (secret) operators

Perl (secret) operators

By Philippe Bruhat (‎BooK‎) from
Date: Wednesday, 13 August 2008 11:20
Duration: 30 minutes
Tags: operators secret

Some Perl operators have colorful nicknames, like the spaceship or diamond operators.

During their never ending search for obscurity and shortness, obfuscators and golfers have discovered new Perl "operators", commonly known as the Perl "secret operators".

This light-hearted talk will present some of them, with example of use. Come and learn everything you never wanted to know about the inchworm-on-a-stick, the spacestation, the baby cart and many others!

Attended by: Philippe Bruhat (‎BooK‎), Nicholas Clark, Paul-Christophe Varoutas, José Castro (‎cog‎), Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), Barbie, R Geoffrey Avery (‎rGeoffrey‎), JJ Allen, Leo Lapworth (‎Ranguard‎), Dave Cross (‎davorg‎), Gabor Szabo (‎szabgab‎), Abe Timmerman (‎abeltje‎), Jos Boumans (‎kane‎), Dagfinn Ilmari Mannsåker (‎ilmari‎), Anton Berezin (‎Grrrr‎), jonasbn, Dmitry Karasik (‎McFist‎), Martin Schipany (‎ElCondor‎), Henrik Tougaard (‎htoug‎), Tobias Henoeckl (‎hoeni‎), Sue Spence (‎virtualsue‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Luis Motta Campos (‎LMC‎), Damian Conway (‎damian‎), Andy Armstrong (‎AndyA‎), Henrik Christian Grove (‎grove‎), Peter Makholm (‎brother‎), Markus Förster, Cristina Nunes (‎mega‎), Francoise Dehinbo (‎franky‎), Darko Obradovic, Alex Kapranoff (‎kappa‎), Edmund von der Burg (‎evdb‎), David Leadbeater (‎dg‎), Sebastian Willert, Alex Balhatchet (‎Kaoru‎), Tanja A. Orme (‎tannie‎), Nigel Metheringham (‎nigelm‎), Yusuke Kawasaki (‎kawanet‎), Stefan Hanski, Stan Sawa, Darius Jokilehto, Jacob Bunk Nielsen, Bart Lateur, Andrew Bayliss, Maciej Misiak (‎grizzley‎), Jason Armstrong, Henrik Hald Nørgaard, Morten Meyling, Mads Gudmand-Høyer,