May 26, 2018

Implements the Perl 6 ‘gather/take’ control structure in Perl 5

Perl 6 provides a new control structure – gather – that allows lists to be constructed procedurally, without the need for a temporary variable. Within the block/closure controlled by a gather any call to take pushes that call’s argument list to an implicitly created array. take returns the number of elements it took. SyntaxKeywordGather implements that control structure.

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